kid glove(redirected from with kid gloves)
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A glove made of fine, soft leather, especially kidskin.
with kid gloves
Tactfully and cautiously: had to handle the temperamental artist with kid gloves.
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a glove made of kidskin
2. handle with kid gloves to treat with great tact or caution
3. overdelicate or overrefined
4. diplomatic; tactful: a kidglove approach.
a glove made of kid leather.Idioms:
handle with kid gloves, to treat with extreme tact or gentleness.