another pair of shoes

another pair of shoes

Entirely different in scope or description from someone or something that was just being discussed. I'm fine with you going out tonight, but if you want to stay out past curfew, that's another pair of shoes entirely!
See also: another, of, pair, shoe

another pair of shoes

quite a different matter or state of things.
See also: another, of, pair, shoe
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Further one in three has had to buy another pair of shoes when out of the house due to the level of discomfort experienced in the shoes they were wearing.
You always need another pair of shoes, and never let a man tell you otherwise.
According to a survey by Harpers Bazaar magazine, one out of every four women say they would buy another pair of shoes instead of pay the bills.
Once you purchase a pair of Luigi Pavone logo shoes you will never pay for another pair of shoes again in your entire life.
That survey, by Harpers Bazaar magazine, found that one in two women owned more than 30 pairs, while one in four women would rather buy another pair of shoes than pay the bills.