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glove/ˈglʌv/noun
pluralgloves
glove
/ˈglʌv/
noun
pluralgloves
Learner's definition of GLOVE  
[count]
: a covering for the hand that has separate parts for each finger
— compare mittensee also kid gloves
baseball : a padded leather covering for the hand that is used to catch the ball and that has individual thumb and finger sections
— compare mitt
   b : a very thick, padded covering for the hand that is worn in the sport of boxing— often used figuratively in the phrases take off the gloves and the gloves are off to say that people are beginning to criticize or attack each other in a very harsh and direct way

fit (you) like a glove

— see 2fit

hand in glove

— see 1hand

— gloved

/ˈglʌvd/adjective
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