- squareIPA[skwer]
### noun

#### 1. a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles:

a grid of ruled**squares**#### 2. a thing having the shape of four equal straight sides and four right angles:

she tore a bit of cloth into a four-inch**square**#### 3. a thing having the shape or approximate shape of a cube:

a small**square**of chocolate#### 4. a small

move the white king's pawn forward two**square**area on the board used in a game:**squares**#### 5. a body of infantry drawn up in rectangular form.

#### 6. a unit of 100

**square**ft. used as a measure of flooring, roofing, etc.#### 7. an open (typically four-sided) area surrounded by buildings in a town, village, or city:

a market**square**Herald**Square**#### 8. an open area at the meeting of streets.

#### 9. a block of buildings bounded by four streets.

#### 10. the product of a number multiplied by itself:

a circle's area is proportional to the**square**of its radius#### 11. an L-shaped or T-shaped instrument used for obtaining or testing right angles:

a carpenter's**square**#### 12. an aspect of 90° (one quarter of a circle):

Venus in**square**to Jupiter#### 13. a person considered to be old-fashioned or boringly conventional in attitude or behavior:

Reg is such a**square**Synonym : (old) fogey, conservative, traditionalist, conventionalist, diehard, conformist, bourgeois, museum piece, fossil, dinosaur, troglodyte, stick-in-the-mud, fuddy-duddy, back number, stuffed shirt, sobersides#### 14. a cigarette containing tobacco rather than cannabis.

#### 15. a

three**square**meal:**squares**a day

### adjective

#### 1. having the shape or approximate shape of a

a**square**:**square**tableSynonym : quadrilateral, rectangular, oblong, right-angled, at right angles, perpendicular, straight, straight on, level, parallel, horizontal, upright, vertical, true, plane, cubic#### 2. having the shape or approximate shape of a cube:

a**square**box#### 3. having or in the form of two right angles:

a suitable length of wood with**square**ends#### 4. having an outline resembling two corners of a

his**square**:**square**jaw#### 5. broad and solid in shape:

he was short and**square**#### 6. denoting a unit of measurement equal to the area of a

30,000**square**whose side is of the unit specified:**square**feet of new gallery space#### 7. denoting the length of each side of a

the office was fifteen feet**square**shape or object:**square**#### 8. at right angles; perpendicular:

these lines must be**square**to the top and bottom marked edges#### 9. having or denoting an aspect of 90°:

Jupiter is**square**to the Sun#### 10. level or parallel:

place one piece of wood on top of the other, ensuring that they are exactly**square**#### 11. properly arranged; in good order:

we should get everything**square**before we leave#### 12. compatible or in agreement:

he wanted to make sure we were**square**with the court's decision and not subject to a lawsuit#### 13. fair and honest:

she'd been as**square**with him as anybody could be#### 14. (of two people) owing nothing to each other:

an acknowledgment that we are**square**#### 15. with both players or sides having equal scores in a game:

the goal brought the match all**square**once again#### 16. old-fashioned or boringly conventional:

Elvis was anything but**square**Synonym : old-fashioned, behind the times, out of date, conservative, traditionalist, conventional, diehard, conformist, bourgeois, strait-laced, fogeyish, stuffy, unadventurous, boring, stick-in-the-mud, fuddy-duddy#### 17. (of rhythm) simple and straightforward.

### adverb

#### 1. directly; straight:

it hit me**square**in the forehead#### 2. fairly; honestly:

I'd acted**square**and on the level with him

### verb

#### 1. make

you can**square**or rectangular; give a**square**or rectangular cross section to:**square**off the other edge#### 2. mark out in squares:

that this watercolor was a first draft is made clear by the fact that the sheet of paper has been**squared**#### 3. multiply (a number) by itself:

5**squared**equals 25#### 4. make compatible; reconcile:

I'm able to**square**my profession with my religious beliefs#### 5. be compatible:

do those announcements really**square**with the facts?#### 6. balance (an account):

they're anxious to**square**their books before the audit#### 7. make the score of (a match or game) even:

his goal**squared**the match 1-1#### 8. bring (one's shoulders) into a position in which they appear

chin up, shoulders**square**and broad, typically to prepare oneself for a difficult task or event:**squared**, she stepped into the room#### 9. adopt a posture of defense.

#### 10. secure the help, acquiescence, or silence of (someone), especially by offering an inducement:

faced with such declarations, politicians were resolved to squash or**square**the press#### 11. set (a yard or other part of a ship) approximately at right angles to the keel or other point of reference.

#### 12. (of a planet) have a

Saturn**square**aspect with (another planet or position):**squares**the Sun on the 17th

### Variation

#### n.: noun:

**square**, plural noun:**squares**#### v.: verb:

**square**, 3rd person present:**squares**, gerund or present participle:**squaring**, past tense:**squared**, past participle:**squared**

#### noun

a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles:a thing that is

**square**or approximately**square**in shape:#### adjective

having the shape or approximate shape of a**square**:having the shape or approximate shape of a cube:

#### adverb

directly; straight:fairly; honestly:

#### adjective

marked out in squares:(of a number) multiplied by itself:

#### adjective

marked out in squares:(of a number) multiplied by itself:

#### adjective

(of a building or structure) having a**square**shape and solid appearance:(of a person or quality) firm and resolute:

#### adverb

squarely and solidly:firmly and resolutely in support of someone or something:

#### noun

the product of a rational number multiplied by itself.the product of a polynomial multiplied by itself.

#### adjective

having a**square**head:stupid or inept:

#### noun

a country dance that starts with four couples facing one another in a**square**, with the steps and movements shouted out by a caller.#### verb

participate in a**square**dance:

#### adjective

(of shoes or boots) having broad,**square**toes.old-fashioned or formal.

#### noun

a right-angled triangular plate for drawing lines, especially at 90°, 45°, 60°, or 30°.a form of T-

**square**with an additional arm turning on a pivot for drawing lines at fixed angles to the head.