square-toed

squaretoed

[skwair-tohd]
adjective
1.
having a broad, square toe, as a shoe.
2.
old-fashioned or conservative in habits, ideas, etc.; prim.

Origin:
1775–85; square + toed

square-toedness, noun
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square-toed

adjective
1. exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts" 
2. having a square toe; "square-toed shoes" 
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