square

squares

Substantiv
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(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 its sides"

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matematik
square
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the product of two equal terms
  • "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance"

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(informal) A socially conventional person; typically associated with the 1950s

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any object having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles
  • "a chessboard has 64 squares"
a 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"



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Verb
make square
  • "square the wood with a file"
  • "Square the circle"

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multiply a number with itself
cause to match, as of ideas or acts be compatible with
  • "one idea squares with another"
to bring approximately to a right angle
  • "He squared his shoulders"
pay someone and settle a debt
  • "I squared with him"

square

Adjektiv
having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle
  • "a square peg in a round hole"
  • "a square corner"
characterized by honesty and fairness
  • "wanted to do the square thing"
  • "a square deal"

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slang
rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

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square

Adverb
  • "ran square into me"
  • "planted his great bulk square before his enemy"
  • "always treated me square"
  • "folded the sheet of paper square"

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