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squaretoed

[ skwair-tohd ]
/ ˈskwɛərˈtoʊd /
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adjective
having a broad, square toe, as a shoe.
old-fashioned or conservative in habits, ideas, etc.; prim.
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Origin of squaretoed

First recorded in 1775–85; square + toed

OTHER WORDS FROM squaretoed

square-toedness, noun
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