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 for Glove
From 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]

From 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]

From 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]

From 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
  
  

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