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1. square [ n ] (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
Examples: "you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"

Used in print:

(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)

Therefore , the only conceivable alternatives are those represented , on_the_one_hand , by the two at_least apparently self-consistent but mutually_exclusive positions of Buri and Barth and , on_the_other_hand , by the third but really pseudo position ( analogous to a round square ) of Bultmann .

(Richard I. McCosh, "Recreation Site Selection"...)

A large picnic_area or camping development is most efficient in shape as a square or rectangle several hundred feet in_width in_preference_to a long narrow area less_than one_hundred feet wide .

(R. P. Jerrard, "Inscribed squares in plane curves"...)

In the following paper it is shown that in a certain definite sense , exactly an odd number of squares can be inscribed in every such curve which does not contain an infinite number of inscribed squares .

In the following paper it is shown that in a certain definite sense , exactly an odd number of squares can be inscribed in every such curve which does not contain an infinite number of inscribed squares .

Here , for the case of squares inscribed in plane curves , we remove the restriction to convexity and give certain other results .

Synonyms square foursquare Related Terms rectangle regular_polygon quadrate geometry

2. square [ a ] having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle
Examples: "a square peg in a round hole" "a square corner"

Used in print:

(Francis J. Johnston and John E. Willard, "The...)

These cells were used rather than square Pyrex tubing because of the tendency of the latter to shatter when thawing frozen carbon_tetrachloride .

(Glayds H. Barr, The Master of Geneva....)

For an instant John longed for the sound of the bells of Noyon-la-Sainte , the touch of his mother 's hand , the lilt of Charles 's voice in the square raftered rooms , his father 's bass tones rumbling to the canons , and the sight of the beloved bishop .

(Leon Uris, Mila 8....)

He was a square brick of a man with a moon_round face and sunken Polish features .

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

It squatted low and square upon the sidewalk with a heavy iron grating supporting a glass facade .

Synonyms square Related Terms round squared squarish right-angled quadrate right-angled angular

3. square [ v ] make square
Examples: "Square the circle" "square the wood with a file"

Used in print:

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

Otherwise , straighten your halo , square your wings , and dig_in .

Synonyms square square_up Related Terms shape

4. square [ r ] in a straight direct way
Examples: "looked him squarely in the eye" "ran square into me"

Used in print:

(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)

When it became obvious that he could stay inside no_longer , taking a_thousand to one chance Gonzales rushed outside , square against the muzzle of a Winchester .

Synonyms square squarely

5. square [ v ] raise to the second power

Used in print:

(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)

A bullet fired by one of the Mexicans hiding in a little chicken house had passed_through his head , tearing a hole two inches square on the outgoing side .

Synonyms square Related Terms multiply arithmetic

6. square [ n ] an open area at the meeting of two or more streets

Used in print:

(Glayds H. Barr, The Master of Geneva....)

As he neared the square , a round figure muffled in a long , black cape whisked_by .

Synonyms square public_square Related Terms tract plaza trafalgar_square city

7. square [ n ] the product of two equal terms
Examples: "nine is the second power of three" "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance"

Used in print:

(Grants-in-Aid and Other Financial Assistance...)

Multiply the population of each State by the square of its allotment percentage .

Synonyms square second_power Related Terms number

8. square [ v ] position so as to be square
Examples: : "He squared his shoulders"

Used in print:

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

He would square his shoulders and carry a cane before each step .

Synonyms square Related Terms position square_up

9. square [ v ] cause to match, as of ideas or acts

Used in print:

(Morton A. Kaplan and Nicholas de B. Katzenbach,...)

It was not always easy to develop theory and doctrine which would square the two conditions .

Synonyms square Related Terms adjust

10. square [ a ] without evasion or compromise
Examples: "a square contradiction" "he is not being as straightforward as it appears"

Synonyms straightforward square Related Terms direct

11. square [ v ] turn the oar, while rowing

Synonyms square feather Related Terms row feather

12. square [ n ] (informal) a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views

Synonyms square_toes square Related Terms conservative colloquialism

13. square [ r ] firmly and solidly
Examples: "hit the ball squarely" "the bat met the ball squarely" "planted his great bulk square before his enemy"

Synonyms squarely square

14. square [ r ] with honesty and fairness
Examples: "dealt squarely with his customers" "always treated me square"

Synonyms square squarely

15. square [ v ] turn the paddle; in canoeing

Synonyms square feather Related Terms paddle feather

16. square [ a ] characterized by honesty and fairness
Examples: "a square deal" "wanted to do the square thing"

Synonyms straight square Related Terms honest

17. square [ a ] (informal) leaving no balance
Examples: "my account with you is now all square"

Synonyms square Related Terms colloquialism paid

18. square [ n ] any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles
Examples: "a checkerboard has 64 squares"

Synonyms square Related Terms artifact chessboard

19. square [ n ] someone who doesn't understand what is going on

Synonyms square lame Related Terms simpleton

20. square [ r ] in a square shape
Examples: "a squarely cut piece of paper" "folded the sheet of paper square"

Synonyms square squarely

21. Square [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 11624

Synonyms Square

22. square [ v ] be compatible with
Examples: "one idea squares with another"

Synonyms square Related Terms match

23. square [ a ] (slang) rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

Synonyms straight square Related Terms cant conventional

24. square [ n ] something approximating the shape of a square

Synonyms square Related Terms shape

25. square [ v ] pay someone and settle a debt
Examples: "I squared with him"

Synonyms square Related Terms settle

26. square [ n ] a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles
Examples: "the carpenter who built this room must have lost his square"

Synonyms square Related Terms hand_tool T-square try_square carpenter's_square

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