Definitions for kid glove

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

kid′ glove′(n.)

  1. a glove made of kid leather.

    Category: Clothing

Idioms for kid glove:

  1. handle with kid gloves,to treat with extreme tact or gentleness.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of kid glove:

1705–15

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kid glove, suede glove(adj)

    a glove made of fine soft leather (as kidskin)

  2. tactful, kid-glove(adj)

    showing skill and sensitivity in dealing with people

    "by diplomatic conduct he avoided antagonizing anyone"; "a tactful way of correcting someone"; "the agency got the kid-glove treatment on Capitol Hill"

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