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 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"
 any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles; "a checkerboard has 64 squares"
 an open area at the meeting of two or more streets
 a formal and conservative person with oldfashioned views
 someone who doesn''t understand what is going on
 the product of two equal terms; "nine is the second power of three"; "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance"
 (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a foursided regular polygon; "you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"
 something approximating the shape of a square
 make square; "Square the circle"; "square the wood with a file"
 raise to the second power
 turn the oar, while rowing
 turn the paddle; in canoeing
 position so as to be square; "He squared his shoulders"
 pay someone and settle a debt; "I squared with him"
 be compatible with; "one idea squares with another"
 cause to match, as of ideas or acts
 rigidly conventional or oldfashioned
 characterized by honesty and fairness; "a square deal"; "wanted to do the square thing"
 having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle; "a square peg in a round hole"; "a square corner"
 firmly and solidly; "hit the ball squarely"; "the bat met the ball squarely"; "planted his great bulk square before his enemy"
 in a square shape; "a squarely cut piece of paper"; "folded the sheet of paper square"
 with honesty and fairness; "dealt squarely with his customers"; "always treated me square"
 in a straight direct way; "looked him squarely in the eye"; "ran square into me"
Similar Words: public square,
square toes,
lame,
second power,
foursquare,
square up,
feather,
straight,
squarely
See Also: angular,
angulate
Hyponyms: carpenter's square,
try square,
Tsquare,
Trafalgar Square,
plaza,
place,
piazza,
quadrate,
square up,
jog,
even up
Pertainyms: straight
Part Meronyms: checkerboard,
city
Derivational Morphology:
square up,
foursquare,
second power,
feather,
feathering
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