Synonyms and Antonyms for gauntlet

1. gauntlet (n.)

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

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2. gauntlet (n.)

a glove with long sleeve


3. gauntlet (n.)

a glove of armored leather; protects the hand


4. gauntlet (n.)

to offer or accept a challenge