What does the word mitt mean?

Usage examples for mitt

  1. And I holds out the friendly mitt. – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  2. Cover up better with that right mitt: I'm goin' to push in a few on you this time. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  3. But his mother told me he hadn't been home since about half- past seven and that when he went out he had a catching- mitt and a baseball with him. – Roy Blakeley by Percy Keese Fitzhugh