glove

Part of speech: noun

A covering for the hand, with separate sheath for each finger.

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Usage examples "glove":

  1. God does not permit the rich, for their own temporary glory or convenience, to make experiments with an immortal soul, and then abandon it like a soiled glove or a game of which they have grown weary. - "A Singer from the Sea", Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr.
  2. Mr Sandbach and Mr Gale frequently threw down the glove to each other in this agreeable way. - "The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories", Arnold Bennett.
  3. He knew he was playing a dangerous game, but he carried Alice Featherstone's glove and meant to get the letters. - "Carmen's Messenger", Harold Bindloss.