Which definition of Gantlet do you mean?

  • Gantlet n the convergence of two parallel railroad tracks in a narrow place; the inner rails cross and run parallel and then diverge so a train remains on its own tracks at all times
  • Gauntlet n to offer or accept a challenge
  • Gauntlet n a glove of armored leather; protects the hand
  • Gauntlet n a glove with long sleeve
  • 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