glover

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glover

(ˈɡlʌvə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a person who makes or sells gloves
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Translations

glover

[ˈglʌvə>ʳ] Nguantero/a m/f
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glover

nHandschuhmacher(in) m(f)
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References in classic literature ?
In the morning I had been reading Glover's "Leonidas," Wilkie's "Epigoniad," Lamartine's "Pilgrimage," Barlow's "Columbiad," Tuckermann's "Sicily," and Griswold's "Curiosities" ; I am willing to confess, therefore, that I now felt a little stupid.
No malice, I hope?' said the man, extending a hand the size of the yellow clump of fingers which sometimes swings over a glover's door.
He seems to have done business in several ways, for we are told that he was a glover, a butcher, and a corn and wool dealer.
But one thing thou wilt not deny, Sancho; when thou camest close to her didst thou not perceive a Sabaean odour, an aromatic fragrance, a, I know not what, delicious, that I cannot find a name for; I mean a redolence, an exhalation, as if thou wert in the shop of some dainty glover?"
Bell's spruce grove as usual, fully intending to stay only long enough to "pick a chew." But spruce groves are seductive and yellow nuts of gum beguiling; they picked and loitered and strayed; and as usual the first thing that recalled them to a sense of the flight of time was Jimmy Glover shouting from the top of a patriarchal old spruce "Master's coming."
Julia Macur QC, prosecuting, told the court the Glovers married in January 1995 following a whirlwind romance of about 18 months.
Outside court, Walker, 57, said the Glovers had moved to Bournemouth, adding: "It's lovely on the island now."
Lerwick Sheriff Court heard Walker was alleged to have thrown a rock through the window of a van being driven by the Glovers.
The Glovers Truck Parts & Equipment development at 1200 Baucum Industrial Drive Previously was linked with a December 1996 first mortgage of $70,140 held by Metropolitan National Bank of Little Rock and an August 1997 second mortgage of $300,000 held by Arkansas Capital Corp.
It's been a while since a tap-dancer headlined a TV special, so ABC gets points for adventurousness, and if "Savion Glovers Nu York" doesn't deliver the thrills of Glover s live performances, it's more due to the unique nature of his talent than anything else.
She said Walker's son Nigel turned up and the two approached the Glovers' red Citroen van in an aggressive manner.
Police rushed to the Glovers' family home at The Park, Sketty and found Mrs Glover, 72, a retired hairdresser, lying dead.