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glover

[gluhv-er] /ˈglʌv ər/
noun
1.
a person who makes or sells gloves.
Origin of glover
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400; See origin at glove, -er2

Glover

[gluhv-er] /ˈglʌv ər/
noun
1.
John, 1732–97, American general.
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  • When she retired, he said to Dr. glover, "Sir, she is a prodigiously fine woman."

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  • glover felt that he ought to ask her to take off her hat, but could not for his life.

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  • Oh, to be sure; come, Mr. glover, are all railroad men romantic?

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  • But closest of all glover watched the preparations for the blast on the Cat's Paw.

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  • I fell in love with him the minute I saw him—to whom does he belong, Mr. glover?

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British Dictionary definitions for glover

glover

/ˈɡlʌvə/
noun
1.
a person who makes or sells gloves
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