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Learner's definition of GLOVE  
: 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

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