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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. the handwear used by fielders in playing baseball;
[syn: baseball glove, glove, baseball mitt, mitt]

2. handwear: covers the hand and wrist;

3. boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters; worn for the sport of boxing;
[syn: boxing glove, glove]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Glove \Glove\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gloved; p. pr. & vb. n. Gloving.] To cover with, or as with, a glove. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Glove \Glove\ (gl[u^]v), n. [OE. glove, glofe, AS. gl[=o]f; akin to Icel. gl[=o]fi, cf. Goth. l[=o]fa palm of the hand, Icel. l[=o]fi.] [1913 Webster] 1. A cover for the hand, or for the hand and wrist, with a separate sheath for each finger. The latter characteristic distinguishes the glove from the mitten. [1913 Webster] 2. A boxing glove. [1913 Webster] Boxing glove. See under Boxing. Glove fight, a pugilistic contest in which the fighters wear boxing gloves. Glove money or Glove silver. (a) A tip or gratuity to servants, professedly to buy gloves with. (b) (Eng. Law.) A reward given to officers of courts; also, a fee given by the sheriff of a county to the clerk of assize and judge's officers, when there are no offenders to be executed. Glove sponge (Zool.), a fine and soft variety of commercial sponges (Spongia officinalis). To be hand and glove with, to be intimately associated or on good terms with. "Hand and glove with traitors." --J. H. Newman. To handle without gloves, to treat without reserve or tenderness; to deal roughly with. [Colloq.] To take up the glove, to accept a challenge or adopt a quarrel. To throw down the glove, to challenge to combat. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

glove n 1: the handwear used by fielders in playing baseball [syn: baseball glove, glove, baseball mitt, mitt] 2: handwear: covers the hand and wrist 3: boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters; worn for the sport of boxing [syn: boxing glove, glove]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "glove": battle cry, bid to combat, brass knuckles, cesta, cestus, challenge, dare, defi, defy, double dare, gage, gage of battle, gauntlet, handwear, kid gloves, kids, mittens, mitts, mousquetaire gloves, mousquetaires, muff, rebel yell, war cry, war whoop