Origin of boxing glove
Examples from the Web for boxing glove
Squaring himself forward, he placed a hand like a boxing-glove on either knee and glanced genially up and down the 'bus.
I'd give this hand,' said he, holding up a paw as big as a boxing-glove, 'if he hadn't been killed.The Last Entry|William Clark Russell
Glove, gluv, n. a covering for the hand, with a sheath for each finger: a boxing-glove.
His boots would have made a London policeman green with envy, and he had a fist like a boxing-glove.From Chart House to Bush Hut|Charles W. L. Bryde
Probably the small sword will always be exasperating to those who cling to the boxing-glove.Americanisms and Briticisms|Brander Matthews