an old-fashioned or strait-laced person.
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How to use square-toes in a sentence
But I should think Nan knows better than to marry a square-toes.Dangerous Ages | Rose Macaulay
These short bell-topped boots were favoured, with high heels and very square toes.Dress design | Talbot Hughes
I have endeavoured to sound square-toes on this subject; but he carefully avoids all explanation.The Expedition of Humphry Clinker | Tobias Smollett
He sank into an armchair, and contemplated the square toes of his own boots for some moments.The Slave Of The Lamp | Henry Seton Merriman
I heard ‘old Square toes,’ the navigator, tell Mr Chisholm just now.Young Tom Bowling | J.C. Hutcheson