gloveman

Definition

Cricket

  • noun a wicket-keeper
    Citation ‘In 1929 his Kentish gloveman, Ames, set a new record of 127 dismissals, 48 of them stumpings’ (Frith 1984)
    Citation ‘Ian Healy fought back after the potentially terminal Brian Lara stumping “incident” to show what a magnificent glovesman he is’ (Australian Cricket October 1993)
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