boxing glove


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boxing glove

n.
A heavily padded leather mitten worn for boxing.

boxing glove

n
(Boxing) one of a pair of thickly padded mittens worn for boxing

box′ing glove`


n.
one of a pair of heavily padded leather mittens worn by boxers.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boxing glove - boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fightersboxing glove - boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters; worn for the sport of boxing
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists
boxing equipment - equipment used in boxing
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Unlike the modern boxing glove, the ancient examples have the appearance of a protective guard, designed to fit snugly over the knuckles protecting them from impact.
A boxing glove signed by Mike Tyson went under the hammer at the Shrewsbury salesroom of Halls auctioneers.
Mayweather's comments pertained to his fight with Maidana in Las Vegas where he alleged that Maidana bit into his boxing glove.
Indian boxer and Olympic bronze medal winner Mary Kom attended the party and brought the birthday boy a signed boxing glove keychain.
The guests donned their best dresses and tuxedos to party the night away Prizes included two football shirts signed by Steven Gerrard and Fernando Torres which sold for pounds 300 and pounds 450, and a signed Joe Calzaghe boxing glove which sold for pounds 300.
The collectors' items include a signed colour photo of all-time legend Muhammad Ali, a red boxing glove signed by Frank Bruno and a Union Flag boxing glove bearing the signature of "Dark Destroyer" Nigel Benn - twice middleweight and super middleweight world champ.
My spies tell me that one of the auction prizes was a boxing glove signed by Nigel and, when bidding started, he threw in a month's free personal training in the ring.
The sixteen-ounce boxing glove is a fist that never unfurls.
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A BOXING glove autographed by NINE world heavyweight champions is to go under the hammer in the Midlands.
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THE Duchess of Cambridge has fun with aBeaver Scout group - and tries to eat chocs - wearing a boxing glove.