Meaning of “glove” in the English Dictionary

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"glove" in British English

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glovenoun [ C ]

uk /ɡlʌv/ us /ɡlʌv/

A2 a piece of clothing that is worn on the hand and wrist for warmth or protection, with separate parts for each finger:

a pair of gloves

More examples

  • gardening gloves
  • hand-knitted gloves
  • a pair of latex surgical gloves
  • Tuck your gloves in your pocket so that you don't lose them.
  • Those gloves look nice and warm.

gloveverb [ T ]

uk /ɡlʌv/ us /ɡlʌv/ US

(Definition of “glove” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glove" in American English

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glovenoun [ C ]

us /ɡlʌv/

a covering for the hand and wrist, with separate parts for the thumb and each finger, that provides warmth or protection:

a pair of gloves

(Definition of “glove” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)