English dictionary definition of:

square


Noun

  • a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles
  • any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles
  • an open area at the meeting of two or more streets
  • a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views
  • someone who doesn't understand what is going on
  • the product of two equal terms
  • (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
  • something approximating the shape of a square

Verb

  • make square
  • raise to the second power
  • turn the oar, while rowing
  • turn the paddle; in canoeing
  • position so as to be square
  • pay someone and settle a debt
  • be compatible with
  • cause to match, as of ideas or acts

Adjective

  • rigidly conventional or old-fashioned
  • without evasion or compromise
  • leaving no balance
  • having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle
  • characterized by honesty and fairness
  • providing abundant nourishment

Adverb

  • firmly and solidly
  • in a square shape
  • in a straight direct way

Thesaurus

feather foursquare hearty lame satisfying solid squarely straight straightforward substantial

Spellzone course content

View spelling list qu and squ words and learn about the word square in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 3. Spelling the consonant sounds, Part 2.

Scrabble score for square


Scrabble score = 15

generated at 13:50:01 on 18-01-20

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