Hindi translation of 'gauntlet'
gauntlet /ˈɡɔːntlɪt 'गॉन्टलिट्/
Word forms: gauntlets
1. countable noun
Gauntlets are long, thick, protective gloves.
लंबा सुरक्षा दस्ताना mn
If you run the gauntlet, you are attacked or criticized by a lot of hostile people, especially because you have to pass through a group of them.
सवालों का सामना करना
आलोचना का सामना करना
She was forced to run the gauntlet of about 300 journalists.
If you throw down the gauntlet to someone, you say or do something that challenges them to argue or compete with you. If someone takes up the gauntlet, they accept a challenge that has been offered.
चुनौती स्वीकार करना
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Example Sentences Including 'gauntlet'
She took his arm as they ran the gauntlet of whispers and followed Lamar out the other side to the stairs.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
Looked at from a certain standpoint, the whole work was one giant sexual gauntlet.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
Jennings grunted assent and reached out his gauntlet to take the object.The Complete Stories Volume 2
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Translation of gauntlet from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary