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adj 1: having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a
right angle; “a square peg in a round hole”
; “a square
2: leaving no balance; “my account with you is now all square”
3: characterized by honesty and fairness; “a square deal”
“wanted to do the square thing”
4: without evasion or compromise; “a square contradiction”
is not being as straightforward as it appears”
5: rigidly conventional or old-fashioned [syn: straight
n 1: (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four
right angles; a four-sided regular polygon; “you can
compute the area of a square if you know the length of
2: the product of two equal terms; “nine is the second power of
; “gravity is inversely proportional to the square
of the distance”
[syn: second power
3: an open area at the meeting of two or more streets [syn: public square
4: something approximating the shape of a square
5: someone who doesn't understand what is going on [syn: lame
6: a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views
[syn: square toes
7: any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric
figure with four equal sides and four right angles; “a
checkerboard has 64 squares”
8: 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”
adv 1: in a straight direct way; “looked him squarely in the eye”
“ran square into me”
2: with honesty and fairness; “dealt squarely with his
; “always treated me square”
3: in a square shape; “a squarely cut piece of paper”
the sheet of paper square”
4: firmly and solidly; “hit the ball squarely”
; “the bat met
the ball squarely”
; “planted his great bulk square before
v 1: raise to the second power
2: make square; “Square the circle”
; “square the wood with a
[syn: square up
3: cause to match, as of ideas or acts
4: position so as to be square; “He squared his shoulders”
5: be compatible with; “one idea squares with another”
6: pay someone and settle a debt; “I squared with him”
7: turn the paddle; in canoeing [syn: feather
8: turn the oar, while rowing [syn: feather
English → English
(skw[^a]r), n. [OF. esquarre, esquierre, F.
['e]querre a carpenter's square (cf. It. squadra), fr.
(assumed) LL. exquadrare to make square; L. ex + quadrus a
square, fr. quattuor four. See Four
, and cf. Quadrant
(a) The corner, or angle, of a figure. [Obs.]
(b) A parallelogram having four equal sides and four right
2. Hence, anything which is square, or nearly so; as:
(a) A square piece or fragment.
He bolted his food down his capacious throat in
squares of three inches. --Sir W.
(b) A pane of glass.
(c) (Print.) A certain number of lines, forming a portion
of a column, nearly square; -- used chiefly in
reckoning the prices of advertisements in newspapers.
(d) (Carp.) One hundred superficial feet.
3. 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.
The statue of Alexander VII. stands in the large
square of the town. --Addison.
4. (Mech. & Joinery) 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 try-square., etc.
5. Hence, a pattern or rule. [Obs.]
6. (Arith. & Alg.) The product of a number or quantity
multiplied by itself; thus, 64 is the square of 8, for 8
[times] 8 = 64; the square of a + b is a^2
+ 2ab +
7. Exact proportion; justness of workmanship and conduct;
regularity; rule. [Obs.]
They of Galatia [were] much more out of square.
I have not kept my square. --Shak.
8. (Mil.) A body of troops formed in a square, esp. one
formed to resist a charge of cavalry; a squadron. “The
brave squares of war.”
9. Fig.: The relation of harmony, or exact agreement;
We live not on the square with such as these.
10. (Astrol.) The position of planets distant ninety degrees
from each other; a quadrate. [Obs.]
11. The act of squaring, or quarreling; a quarrel. [R.]
12. The front of a woman's dress over the bosom, usually
worked or embroidered. [Obs.] --Shak.
fair and square
in a fair, straightforward, and honest
manner; justly; as, he beat me fair and square.
. See Quadrat
, n., 2.
(Mil.), a formation of troops in the shape of
a square, each side consisting of four or five ranks, and
the colors, officers, horses, etc., occupying the middle.
, Magic square
, etc. See under Least
On the square
, or Upon the square
(a) in an open, fair manner; honestly, or upon honor;
justly. [Obs or Colloq.]
(b) at right angles.
On the square with
, or Upon the square with
equality with; even with. --Nares.
To be all squares
, to be all settled. [Colloq.] --Dickens.
To be at square
, to be in a state of quarreling. [Obs.]
To break no squares
, to give no offense; to make no
To break squares
, to depart from an accustomed order.
To see how the squares go
, to see how the game proceeds; --
a phrase taken from the game of chess, the chessboard
being formed with squares. [Obs.] --L'Estrange.
1. (Geom.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as,
a square figure.
2. Forming a right angle; as, a square corner.
3. Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and
angular rather than curving outlines; as, a man of a
4. Exactly suitable or correspondent; true; just.
She's a most triumphant lady, if report be square to
5. Rendering equal justice; exact; fair; honest; as, square
6. Even; leaving no balance; as, to make or leave the
7. Leaving nothing; hearty; vigorous.
By Heaven, square eaters.
More meat, I say. --Beau. & Fl.
8. (Naut.) At right angles with the mast or the keel, and
parallel to the horizon; -- said of the yards of a
square-rigged vessel when they are so braced.
Note: Square is often used in self-explaining compounds or
combinations, as in square-built, square-cornered,
square-cut, square-nosed, etc.
, an area equal to that of a square the sides of
which are twelve inches; 144 square inches.
, a knot in which the terminal and standing
parts are parallel to each other; a reef knot. See Illust.
, the measure of a superficies or surface
which depends on the length and breadth taken conjointly.
The units of square measure are squares whose sides are
the linear measures; as, square inches, square feet,
square meters, etc.
. See Square
, n., 6.
Square root of a number
or Square root of a quantity
(Math.), that number or quantity which, multiplied by
itself, produces the given number or quantity.
(Naut.), a four-sided sail extended upon a yard
suspended by the middle; sometimes, the foresail of a
schooner set upon a yard; also, a cutter's or sloop's sail
boomed out. See Illust. of Sail
(Naut.), a stern having a transom and joining
the counter timbers at an angle, as distinguished from a
round stern, which has no transom.
, etc., having three, five,
etc., equal sides; as, a three-square file.
To get square with
, to get even with; to pay off. [Colloq.]
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Squared
pr. & vb. n. Squaring
.] [Cf. OF. escarrer, esquarrer. See
1. To form with four equal sides and four right angles.
2. To form with right angles and straight lines, or flat
surfaces; as, to square masons' work.
3. To compare with, or reduce to, any given measure or
4. To adjust; to regulate; to mold; to shape; to fit; as, to
square our actions by the opinions of others.
Square my trial
To my proportioned strength. --Milton.
5. To make even, so as to leave no remainder or difference;
to balance; as, to square accounts.
6. (Math.) To multiply by itself; as, to square a number or a
7. (Astrol.) To hold a quartile position respecting.
The icy Goat and Crab that square the Scales.
8. (Naut.) To place at right angles with the keel; as, to
square the yards.
To square one's shoulders
, to raise the shoulders so as to
give them a square appearance, -- a movement expressing
contempt or dislike. --Sir W. Scott.
To square the circle
(Math.), to determine the exact
contents of a circle in square measure. The solution of
this famous problem is now generally admitted to be
, v. i.
1. To accord or agree exactly; to be consistent with; to
conform or agree; to suit; to fit.
No works shall find acceptance . . .
That square not truly with the Scripture plan.
2. To go to opposite sides; to take an attitude of offense or
defense, or of defiance; to quarrel. [Obs.]
Are you such fools
To square for this? --Shak.
3. To take a boxing attitude; -- often with up, sometimes
with off. [Colloq.] --Dickens.