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cotton gloves with grips

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
glove

Plural
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  1. An item of clothing other than a mitten, covering all or part of the hand and fingers, but allowing independent movement of the fingers.
    I wore gloves to keep my hands warm.
    The champ laced on his gloves before the big bout.
  2. (baseball) The ability to catch a hit ball.
    Frederico had a great glove, but he couldn't hit a curveball, so he never broke into the pros.

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Verb

Infinitive
to glove

Third person singular
glov

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to glove (third-person singular simple present glov, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To catch the ball in a baseball mitt
    He gloved the line drive for the third out.
  2. (transitive) To put on a glove.
    Maxwell gloved his hand so that he wouldn't leave fingerprints, then pulled the trigger.

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