Hindi translation of 'gauntlet'
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 करनाआलोचना 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 देनाचुनौती स्वीकार करना
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Example Sentences Including 'gauntlet'
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It seemed a gauntlet thrown down to the modern world.Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)
BMW has thrown down the gauntlet to the rest of the car industry.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The FSA should pick up the gauntlet and come up with a solution.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The bank will make the promise today, throwing down the gauntlet to a sector plagued by incompetence and delays.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Let's lay down the gauntlet.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Women politicians often run the gauntlet, from contempt to overt harassment.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
His charge is at his best when the gauntlet strikes his face.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
LVG had to run the gauntlet down the touchline at the final whistle as the atmosphere turned poisonous after a terrible afternoon.The Sun (2016)
Still, on more serious matters, he was happy to lay down the gauntlet.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The old gauntlet must be run again.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Yet the player was more than prepared to run the gauntlet.The Sun (2010)
It takes all the curiosity I've got to run the gauntlet of this mob.A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)
Now it's time to lay down the gauntlet.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Brunt picked up the gauntlet thrown down by his captain.The Sun (2006)
In a sense the gauntlet has been thrown down.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Instead the global star will be made to run the gauntlet through hundreds of media, protesters and members of the public outside.The Sun (2014)
Meanwhile UK truckers continue to run a gauntlet of threats and violence as they attempt to do their jobs.The Sun (2015)
Talk about throwing down the gauntlet.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The Prime Minister was thus throwing down the gauntlet to his internal critics.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
With steroids, testosterone or beta blockers you have to run the gauntlet of the drugs testers at any moment.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
And then having to run the gauntlet of a vegan protest.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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'gauntlet' in Other Languages
British English: gauntlet NOUN
Gauntlets are long, thick, protective gloves.
...a pair of black leather driving gauntlets.
Translation of gauntlet from the Collins English to Hindi