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Definitions of square

To suit; to fit; to accord or agree. To square the yards, to place them at right angles with the mast or keel. To square the circle, to determine the exact contents of a circle in square measure. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

To form with four equal sides and four right angles; to balance; make even; as, to square accounts; multiply by itself; reduce to a given standard; adjust; regulate; as, to square our conduct by a certain rule. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

To form like a square: to form with four equal sides and angles: (arith.) to multiply by itself: (naut.) to place at right angles with the keel. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

To make square; multiply by itself. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

To balance, as accounts; settle; make even. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

To cause to conform; adapt. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

To accord or agree: with with; as, his story does not square with mine; fit. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

To form a square; agree. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

turn the paddle; in canoeing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

cause to match, as of ideas or acts Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

To be at right angles. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

To fit; agree. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

To form with four equal sides and four right angles; to reduce to a square or to right angles; to adjust; to regulate; to make even; to multiply a number by itself. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

To form with four equal sides and four right angles; to reduce to a given standard; to adjust or regulate; to balance; to make even; to multiply into itself, as a number; to suit; to determine the exact contents of in square measure, as the area of a circle; to take up the attitude of a boxer. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

someone who doesn't understand what is going on Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

an open area at the meeting of two or more streets Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

the product of two equal terms; "nine is the second power of three"; "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles; "a checkerboard has 64 squares" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

A figure having four equal sides and four right angles; the result reached by multiplying a number by itself; as, 4 is the square of 2; in a town or city, a foursided space each of whose sides is a street; the distance along one of these sides; as, to walk three squares; an open space bounded by streets and used as a small park; as, Union Square; a mathematical instrument for measuring right angles. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Squareness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

That which is square: a square figure: a foursided space inclosed by houses: a square body of troops: the length of the side of any figure squared: an instrument for measuring right angles: (arith.) the product of a quantity multiplied by itself. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

A square figure; foursided space inclosed by houses; square body of soldiers; instrument for determining right angles; product of a number multiplied by itself. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

A figure having four equal sides and four right angles. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Any object that is square. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

A block or an open space, as in a city. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

A figure having four equal sides and four right angles; an area of four sides, with houses on each side; the content of a line squared; a mathematical instrument having one straight edge at right angles to another; rule; regularity; a square body of troops; the product of a number multiplied by itself. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

A figure having four equal sides and four right angles; a space of ground having four straight sides, with houses fronting inwards erected on at least three sides; the product of a number multiplied by itself; an instr. for drawing straight lines and tracing right angles; a body of troops in the form of a square; level; regularity; rule; conformity. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

in a straight direct way; "looked him squarely in the eye"; "ran square into me" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

with honesty and fairness; "dealt squarely with his customers"; "always treated me square" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Squarely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

(informal) leaving no balance; "my account with you is now all square" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

a formal and conservative person with oldfashioned views Wordnet Dictionary DB

something approximating the shape of a square Wordnet Dictionary DB

raise to the second power Wordnet Dictionary DB

position so as to be square; "He squared his shoulders" Wordnet Dictionary DB

pay someone and settle a debt; "I squared with him" Wordnet Dictionary DB

be compatible with; "one idea squares with another" Wordnet Dictionary DB

rigidly conventional or oldfashioned Wordnet Dictionary DB

leaving no balance; "my account with you is now all square" Wordnet Dictionary DB

having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle; "a square peg in a round hole"; "a square corner" Wordnet Dictionary DB

The corner, or angle, of a figure. Newage Dictionary DB

A parallelogram having four equal sides and four right angles. Newage Dictionary DB

Hence, anything which is square, or nearly so Newage Dictionary DB

A square piece or fragment. Newage Dictionary DB

A pane of glass. Newage Dictionary DB

A certain number of lines, forming a portion of a column, nearly square;  used chiefly in reckoning the prices of advertisements in newspapers. Newage Dictionary DB

One hundred superficial feet. Newage Dictionary DB

An area of four sides, generally with houses on each side; sometimes, a solid block of houses; also, an open place or area for public use, as at the meeting or intersection of two or more streets. Newage Dictionary DB

An instrument having at least one right angle and two or more straight edges, used to lay out or test square work. It is of several forms, as the T square, the carpenter's square, the trysquare., etc. Newage Dictionary DB

Hence, a pattern or rule. Newage Dictionary DB

The product of a number or quantity multiplied by itself; thus, 64 is the square of 8, for 8 / 8 = 64; the square of a + b is a2 + 2ab + b2. Newage Dictionary DB

Exact proportion; justness of workmanship and conduct; regularity; rule. Newage Dictionary DB

A body of troops formed in a square, esp. one formed to resist a charge of cavalry; a squadron. Newage Dictionary DB

Fig.: The relation of harmony, or exact agreement; equality; level. Newage Dictionary DB

The position of planets distant ninety degrees from each other; a quadrate. Newage Dictionary DB

The act of squaring, or quarreling; a quarrel. Newage Dictionary DB

The front of a woman's dress over the bosom, usually worked or embroidered. Newage Dictionary DB

Having four equal sides and four right angles; as, a square figure. Newage Dictionary DB

Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and angular rather than curving outlines; as, a man of a square frame. Newage Dictionary DB

Exactly suitable or correspondent; true; just. Newage Dictionary DB

Rendering equal justice; exact; fair; honest, as square dealing. Newage Dictionary DB

Leaving nothing; hearty; vigorous. Newage Dictionary DB

At right angles with the mast or the keel, and parallel to the horizon;  said of the yards of a squarerigged vessel when they are so braced. Newage Dictionary DB

To form with four sides and four right angles. Newage Dictionary DB

To form with right angles and straight lines, or flat surfaces; as, to square mason's work. Newage Dictionary DB

To compare with, or reduce to, any given measure or standard. Newage Dictionary DB

To adjust; to regulate; to mold; to shape; to fit; as, to square our actions by the opinions of others. Newage Dictionary DB

To make even, so as leave no remainder of difference; to balance; as, to square accounts. Newage Dictionary DB

To multiply by itself; as, to square a number or a quantity. Newage Dictionary DB

To hold a quartile position respecting. Newage Dictionary DB

To place at right angles with the keel; as, to square the yards. Newage Dictionary DB

To accord or agree exactly; to be consistent with; to conform or agree; to suit; to fit. Newage Dictionary DB

To go to opposite sides; to take an attitude of offense or defense, or of defiance; to quarrel. Newage Dictionary DB

To take a boxing attitude;  often with up, sometimes with off. Newage Dictionary DB

Having four equal sides and four right angles; forming a right angle; as, a square corner; having a broad shape with straight outlines; as, square shoulders; true; upright; honest; just; as, a square deal; balanced; settled; as, our account is square; colloquially, full or satisfying; as, a square meal; changed from a unit of length to a unit of area bounded by four sides of the same length as the original unit of length; as, a square yard. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Having four equal sides and angles: forming a right angle: having a straight front or an outline formed by straight lines. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Having four equal sides and angles; forming a right angle; just; fair. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

Being a square. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Characterized by a right angle. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Just; equitable. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Balanced; even. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Solid; satisfying. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Having four equal sides and four right angles; forming a right angle; having a frame formed with straight lines; fair; just; exactly suitable; leaving no balance; at right angles with a vessel's keel. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Having four equal sides and four right angles; forming a right angle; having a straight front; not curved or round; fitting; that does equal justice; suitable; even; not leaving a balance; stout; well set; right or honest, as on the square, squaredealing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
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