square

Definitions:

  • A plane figure having four equal sides.
  • Something having an equal-sided rectangular form.
  • A T-shaped or L-shaped instrument for drawing or testing right angles.
  • The product obtained when a number or quantity is multiplied by itself.
  • Any of the quadrilateral spaces on a board, as in chess.
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  • An open, usually four-sided area at the intersection of two or more streets, often planted with grass and trees for use as a park.
  • A rectangular space enclosed by streets and occupied by buildings; a block.
  • The flower bud of a cotton plant, with three bracts surrounding the unopened flower in a pyramidal structure.
  • A person who is regarded as dull, rigidly conventional, and out of touch with current trends.
  • Having four equal sides and four right angles.
  • Forming a right angle.
  • In alignment or flush.
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  • Expressed in units measuring area.
  • Having a specified length in each of two equal dimensions.
  • Having a base that is a square.
  • Set at right angles to the mast and keel. Used of the yards of a square-rigged ship.
  • Approximately rectangular and equilateral in cross section.
  • Characterized by blocklike solidity or sturdiness.
  • Honest; direct.
  • Just; equitable.
  • Having all accounts settled; even.
  • Even; tied.
  • Rigidly conventional; dull.
  • To cut to a square or rectangular shape. Often used with <em>off.</em>
  • To test or adjust for conformity to a desired plane, straight line, or right angle.
  • To mark into squares. Often used with <em>off.</em>
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  • To bring into conformity or agreement.
  • To bring (oneself) into a better position or relation.
  • To set straight or at approximate right angles.
  • To bring into balance; settle.
  • To even the score of.
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  • To raise (a number or quantity) to the second power.
  • To find a square equal in area to (the area of a given figure).
  • To bribe or fix.
  • To be at right angles.
  • To agree or conform.
  • At right angles.
  • In a square shape.
  • In a solid manner; firmly.
  • Directly; straight.
  • In an honest, straightforward manner.
  • To square the yards of a sailing vessel.
  • To put away or in order.
  • To assume a fighting stance; prepare to fight.
  • To settle a bill or debt.
  • (<em>on the square</em>) At right angles.
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