glov·​er | \ ˈglə-vər How to pronounce glover (audio) \

Definition of glover

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one that makes or sells gloves


biographical name
Glov·​er | \ ˈglə-vər How to pronounce Glover (audio) \

Definition of Glover (Entry 2 of 2)

John 1732–1797 American general in Revolution

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The red-shirt sophomore shorstop was a unanimous pick to the first team and as a gold glover. Andrew J. Campa, Glendale News-Press, "Glendale Community College baseball racks up Western State Conference awards," 30 May 2017

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First Known Use of glover


14th century, in the meaning defined above

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