Large list of clothes idioms about gloves and their meanings
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Clothes idioms about gloves
fit like a glove
- to fit perfectly
The woman's new dress fit like a glove so she was very happy.
hand in glove with (someone)
- very close with someone
The supervisor and manager work hand in glove to create a positive atmosphere in the company.
handle (someone) with kid gloves
- to handle someone very gently and carefully because you do not want to upset him or her
You must handle the new employee with kid gloves because he is very sensitive.
treat (someone) with kid gloves
- to treat someone very gently and carefully because you do not want to upset him or her
I treat my friend with kid gloves because she is very sensitive.
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