square

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  • Info In geometry, a square is a regular quadrilateral, which means that it has four equal sides and four equal angles (90-degree angles, or right angles). more...
  • When a player lands on that square, they may take the money.
  • Human population density was very low, around only one person per square mile.
  • They had entered an old-fashioned square where there were very few people. Cited from A Girl in Ten Thousand, by L. T. Meade
  • But here is something we seem to be able to think of: a square circle.
  • The two teams would square off in seven hard-fought games during the final two weeks of the season.
  • A player may not end his move on a square he already occupies.
  • Neither spoke until they came to the court-house Square. Cited from The Just and the Unjust, by Vaughan Kester
  • Pieces may not move onto a square already occupied unless it attacks.
  • Four small squares appear outside the square on the non-extended side of each line.
  • The center piece is one full size square.
  • This building is three stories high, and occupies every foot of one-half square. Cited from Heathen Slaves and Christian Rulers, by Andrew and Bushnell
  • The church features a two-stage square tower above the north gable of the building.
  • One, that He has no desire to create a square-circle.
  • When a king is in a square under attack, it is said to be in check.
  • The two first fields must be square in form with the sides three times the cross width.
  • Over time, many of the park squares have been developed rather than maintained as green space.
  • An immediate result of this definition is that all prime numbers are square-free.
  • The name was given to it because they set up squares on the field behind the town hall.
  • Along the clerestory on each side are six three-light square-headed windows.
  • Three special squares also appeared throughout the course of the show.
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Meaning of square

  • noun (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
  • noun The product of two equal terms
    nine is the second power of three, gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance
  • noun Something approximating the shape of a square
  • noun Someone who doesn't understand what is going on
  • noun A formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views
  • noun Any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles
    a checkerboard has 64 squares
  • noun 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
  • verb Make square
    Square the circle, square the wood with a file
  • verb Raise to the second power
  • verb Cause to match, as of ideas or acts
  • verb Position so as to be square
    He squared his shoulders
  • verb Be compatible with
    one idea squares with another
  • verb Pay someone and settle a debt
    I squared with him
  • adjective Having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle
    a square peg in a round hole, a square corner