glove


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  • noun

Synonyms for glove

mitten

Synonyms for glove

the handwear used by fielders in playing baseball

boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters

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exclaimed Jo, finishing Meg's glove by scrubbing her gown with it.
While waiting to be served she removed her gloves very leisurely and laid them beside her.
While Miss Skiffins was taking off her bonnet (she retained her green gloves during the evening as an outward and visible sign that there was company), Wemmick invited me to take a walk with him round the property, and see how the island looked in wintertime.
Giles,'' he continued, ``hang the franklin's glove upon the tine of yonder branched antlers: there shall it remain until he is a free man.
The Renaissance knew of strange manners of poisoning-- poisoning by a helmet and a lighted torch, by an embroidered glove and a jewelled fan, by a gilded pomander and by an amber chain.
I made another effort and tore the glove from the base of the thumb into the palm of the hand--and tried to hide the rent.
There was a good deal of giggling as the girls came out from the little dressing room and joined their waiting escorts, who stood in a line against the wall, mostly struggling with refractory gloves.
Only his hands, with which he kept his coat-skirts down round Nikita's sides, and his legs which the wind kept uncovering, began to freeze, especially his right hand which had no glove.
he asked as he sat down, his hat and gloves in his hand.
I don't know what I may be going to take hold of,' the manager explained, smiling rather uneasily as he put on his right glove.
She did not know that what she heard was the impact of glove on glove, or glove on shoulder, and that no damage was being done.
Let 's go and do it again to-morrow," said Tom, holding the hand from which he had helped to pull a refractory glove.
Then he would draw his glove, thus, and throw it on the ground; or, if he had cause to think that he had to deal with a churl, he might throw it in his face--as I do now
An officer, buttoning his glove, stood aside in the doorway, and stroking his mustache, admired rosy Kitty.
It was the White Rabbit returning, splendidly dressed, with a pair of white kid gloves in one hand and a large fan in the other: he came trotting along in a great hurry, muttering to himself as he came, `Oh
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