1(Of shoes or boots) having broad, square toes.
- Broader belts complement the wider ties and the broad square-toed shoes are both comfortable and fashionable.
- But I looked down on the tube yesterday morning (like you do when the carriage is packed and your head's at a funny angle) and half the world was wearing square-toed footwear.
- Solid round or square-toed shoes and boots are more manly and work far better with today's fashion.
1.1 archaic Old-fashioned or formal.
- We old people must retain some square-toed predilection for the fashions of our youth.
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