Definitions of gauntlet:
- noun: a form of punishment in which a person is forced to run between two lines of men facing each other and armed with clubs or whips to beat the victim
- noun: a glove with long sleeve
- noun: a glove of armored leather; protects the hand
- noun: to offer or accept a challenge
Example: "Threw down the gauntlet"
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