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synonyms for gauntlet

  • armor
  • challenge
  • glove
  • onslaught
  • test
  • trial
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How to use gauntlet in a sentence

Both cases, you’ve got to run through this gauntlet of regulations.
IS NEW YORK CITY OVER? (EP. 434)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 8, 2020FREAKONOMICS
“The politics of the situation here is that this is Paytm throwing down the gauntlet to Google,” Medianama notes.
TECH FIRMS IN INDIA COALESCE AROUND A COMMON FOE: GOOGLE’S ‘MONOPOLY’GRADY MCGREGOROCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
Which means SaaS and cloud companies have made it through a somewhat steep gauntlet largely unscathed.
SAAS STOCKS SURVIVE EARNINGS, KEEPING THE MARKET WARM FOR SOFTWARE STARTUPS, EXITSALEX WILHELMAUGUST 28, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Two teams are competing for the chance to go through that gauntlet to get the deal.
POLITICS REPORT: WHAT COMES NEXT FOR SPORTS ARENASCOTT LEWIS AND ANDREW KEATTSJULY 11, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If I’m going, it’s not to say, “Look, we’re throwing down the gauntlet, and this is now a purely adversarial relationship.”
WILL COVID-19 SPARK A COLD WAR (OR WORSE) WITH CHINA? (EP. 414)STEPHEN J. DUBNERAPRIL 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
He saw Black Hood's gauntlet gloved hand closed on the handle of the knife that was thrust into Joseph's neck.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Black Hood slapped him hard across the side of the face with his gauntlet covered hand.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
It showed Black Hood's gauntlet covered right hand grasping the knife that was plunged into Joseph's throat.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He had run the gauntlet through rows of pointed steel, and now new horrors awaited him.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Go either way, and he in the majority of instances must run the gauntlet of the slave states.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
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WORDS RELATED TO GAUNTLET

  • bid to combat
  • gauntlet
  • glove
  • mobilize
  • open hostilities
  • rally
  • take up arms
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