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2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1glove

noun \ˈgləv\

: a covering for the hand that has separate parts for each finger

baseball : a padded leather covering for the hand that is used to catch the ball and that has individual thumb and finger sections

: a very thick, padded covering for the hand that is worn in the sport of boxing

Full Definition of GLOVE

1
a :  a covering for the hand having separate sections for each of the fingers and the thumb and often extending part way up the arm
b :  1gauntlet 1
2
a (1) :  a padded leather covering for the hand used in baseball to catch a thrown or batted ball; specifically :  one having individual thumb and finger sections usually connected with a lacing or webbing — compare mitt (2) :  fielding ability <he's got a good glove at three positions and can pinch-hit — Casey Stengel>
b :  boxing glove
3
a :  1gauntlet 3
b plural :  the restraints of civility <the gloves came off for the interview>

Origin of GLOVE

Middle English, from Old English glōf; akin to Old Norse glōfi glove
First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with GLOVE

2glove

verb
glovedglov·ing

Definition of GLOVE

transitive verb
1
a :  to cover with or as if with a glove
b :  to furnish with gloves
2
:  to catch (as a baseball) in one's gloved hand

First Known Use of GLOVE

15th century

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