Definition of hand and glove in English:

hand and glove

adjective

  • Hand in glove.

adverb

  • Hand in glove. Frequently "to go (also work) hand and glove with".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Edmund Gayton (1608–1666), physician and hack writer. From hand + and + glove.

Pronunciation

hand and glove

/ˌhand (ə)n(d) ˈɡlʌv/