children’s shoes n.
to fool, to trifle with, to belittle.
|Maronides (1678) V 69: As if I had nothing else to choose / But here stand making Childrens shoos.|
|Round-heads IV iv: Who, pox shall we stand making Childrens Shoes all the year? No, No, let’s begin to settle the Nation, I say.|
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