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old shoe

noun, Informal.
1.
a person or thing that is comfortably familiar and unpretentious:
Uncle Will is a lovable old shoe.
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old-shoe, adjective
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old-shoe

adjective

Comfortable and familiar: a relationship that has evolved from open hostility to the old-shoe clubbiness of rivals drawn by shared personalities (1825+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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