kid gloves

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Related to handled with kid gloves: hand in glove, gloves are off, take the gloves off
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kid gloves

plGlacéhandschuhe pl; to handle or treat somebody with kid gloves (fig)jdn mit Samthandschuhen or Glacéhandschuhen anfassen

kid gloves

npl to treat sb with kid glovestrattare qn coi guanti
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Sharp knives, heated stoves and chilli powder should be handled with kid gloves.
It's an issue that will light up message boards but in official quarters will still be handled with kid gloves.
But then again, I don't think anyone, not even the most rabid homophobe among us, really thought Jennifer was handled with kid gloves.
In post-WWII, Hollywood, movie stars' personas were carefully cultivated, and politics was handled with kid gloves.
Perhaps if their wages were split three ways between basic, appearances and winning, then they would not have to be handled with kid gloves.
They neither contribute to the economy or the community, yet they are handled with kid gloves.
It's obviously something that needs to be handled with kid gloves, but it's something that needs to be handled.
He and Aaron need to be handled with kid gloves for they are a rarity like the polar bear in India -- genuinely quick bowlers -- and they must not be overworked.
25 per min PISCES Feb 20 -Mar 20 Your week includes a delightful interlude with good people, and a challenge that's best handled with kid gloves, not revealing too much about your intentions for the time being.
So why is Scotland being handled with kid gloves and Wales kicked in the teeth?
Although soundly beaten in three maidens, the daughter of Fasliyev was handled with kid gloves each time, and the impression was she could have finished a fair bit closer than 12th over course and distance last time.
Men like Steven Gerrard, John Terry, Frank Lampard and last night's captain Wayne Rooney must be wrapped in cotton wool, handled with kid gloves and softly pampered by gentle virgins between now and June.