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hunt the slipper

  1. a children's game in which the players look for a hidden slipper or other object, such as a thimble (hunt the thimble)
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Historical Examples of hunt the slipper

  • "All played blindman's-buff and hunt-the-slipper," finished Sam.

    Dave Porter in the Far North

    Edward Stratemeyer

  • Battledoor and shuttlecock and hunt-the-slipper have also their attractions.

  • In the evening, the little ones play blind-man's-bluff, or hunt-the-slipper.