Usage examples for glove

  1. He thought her poor, and had thrown her aside like an old glove! – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  2. Well, he said I was a perfect darling, but that he never could get a chance to say a word to me alone, but that if I would only drop my glove outside my door it would be all right; and I thought that such a ridiculous thing to say, that I couldn't help laughing, and Lady Cecilia happened to be passing, and so she asked me what I was laughing at, and so I told her what he had said, and asked why? – The Visits of Elizabeth by Elinor Glyn
  3. After he died, I found 'em all put away most careful in a box- a handkerchief and one kid glove, and a piece of ribbon about like the one I took back to Barbara. – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed
  4. As for the glove- woman, send her away. – Garrick's Pupil by Auguston Filon
  5. They were ready to the last glove- button half an hour before the time appointed, and sat stiffly on two high chairs in their little dining- room. – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  6. Do you know whether they asked if the man they wanted wore a glove? – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  7. " But you will soon get over this," she said at last; " another glove will take the place of mine; the time will come when you will be glad that I said I could not marry you." – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  8. This observation he made to himself several times during the evening, catching the words of one and the other whatever part of the room he was in, almost as distinctly as they did themselves; but he only looked once at Dorothea, when something made him feel or think that she had drawn her glove off. – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow
  9. Your glove, was it not? – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  10. His final effort at training had been when he put himself in condition to meet Merriwell in a four- round hard- glove contest. – Frank Merriwell's Races by Burt L. Standish
  11. But the iron hand is not less irresistible because it wears the velvet glove. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  12. What he felt she did not know, and was sensible of an almost overwhelming curiosity, until when at last well- stiffened timber lay beneath them, she contrived to drop a glove just where the moonlight smote the bridge. – Winston of the Prairie by Harold Bindloss
  13. As she drew the paper from out her glove one of the men at the fire sprang to his feet and strode across the narrow road toward us. – My Lady of the North by Randall Parrish
  14. " Therre's one thing I'm glad of," said Archer, " and that's that I thought about putting that Gerrman soldierr's paperrs in the glove. – Tom Slade with the Boys Over There by Percy K. Fitzhugh
  15. I looked into it; no name, but the same coat- of- arms as the glove and the handkerchief. – Kitty's Class Day And Other Stories by Louisa M. Alcott
  16. It fits you like a glove. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  17. While Euphemia uttered these words, she put the corner of her glove to her eye. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  18. It was particularly annoying that Miss Thompson took no notice of this amiable speech, but after crushing the wasp with as little interest as she would have buttoned a glove, returned quietly to her seat, and inquired: " What was the most important event in the reign of Henry the Eighth?" – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright
  19. The Bohemian understood her; he picked up the glove and muttered to the Junker with a shrug: " Mistress Ursula commands me!" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  20. He drove his glove up under Rip's heart. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin