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Definition of "Square" :

noun: a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles

"The carpenter who built this room must have lost his square."

noun: any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles

"A checkerboard has 64 squares."

noun: an open area at the meeting of two or more streets

noun: a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views

noun: someone who doesn't understand what is going on

noun: the product of two equal terms

"Gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance."


noun: (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon

"You can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides."

noun: something approximating the shape of a square

verb: make square

"Square the circle."

verb: raise to the second power

verb: turn the oar, while rowing

verb: turn the paddle; in canoeing

verb: position so as to be square

"He squared his shoulders."

verb: pay someone and settle a debt

"I squared with him."

verb: be compatible with

"One idea squares with another."

verb: cause to match, as of ideas or acts

adjective: rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

adjective: without evasion or compromise

"A square contradiction."

adjective: leaving no balance

"My account with you is now all square."

adjective: having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle

"A square peg in a round hole."

adjective: characterized by honesty and fairness

"A square deal."

adjective: providing abundant nourishment

"Four square meals a day."

adverb: firmly and solidly

"Hit the ball squarely."

adverb: in a square shape

"A squarely cut piece of paper."

adverb: in a straight direct way

"Looked him squarely in the eye."