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right and left

From or on all sides; from multiple places or sources; with great frequency. Also seen as "left and right." We've been getting requests for these right and left—we can barely keep them in stock.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

right and left

 and left and right
to both sides; on all sides; everywhere. I dropped the tennis balls, and they rolled right and left. There were children everywhererunning right and left.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

right and left

In or from all directions, on every side, as in Questions were coming right and left, or She was giving orders right and left. This idiom, first recorded in 1839, uses the directions right and left to signify all sides.
See also: and, left, right
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

ˌright and ˈleft

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ˌleft and ˈright

everywhere: She owes money right and left.
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right and left

From all directions or on every side: criticism coming right and left; questions raised from right and left.
See also: and, left, right
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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