Definition of New Left in English:

New Left

noun

  • Frequently with the. Originally: a movement begun in France by young left-wing radicals opposed to the philosophy of the traditional left. Now also: any of various left-wing movements focused on activism or protest.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The Nation. From new + left.

Pronunciation

New Left

/ˌnjuː ˈlɛft/