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Synonyms for square

Synonyms for square

an old-fashioned person who is reluctant to change or innovate

having four equal sides and four right angles

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owing or being owed nothing

conforming to established practice or standards

to make equal

to make or become suitable to a particular situation or use

to be compatible or in correspondence

to set right by giving what is due

Synonyms for square

(geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles

the product of two equal terms

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an open area at the meeting of two or more streets

something approximating the shape of a square

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someone who doesn't understand what is going on

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a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views

any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles

a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles

make square

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raise to the second power

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cause to match, as of ideas or acts

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position so as to be square

be compatible with

pay someone and settle a debt

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turn the paddle

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turn the oar, while rowing

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having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle

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characterized by honesty and fairness

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providing abundant nourishment

leaving no balance

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without evasion or compromise

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rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

in a straight direct way

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in a square shape

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firmly and solidly

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References in periodicals archive ?
It isn't too late for him to realise the error of his ways and go back to square one.
If I lose my place at Spurs I could go back to square one.
Every year we get new edicts from the FA and they vanish after a few weeks and we go back to square one," said Ferguson.
If it happens and we go back to square one, Coleraine will seek compensation.
If you take that away, you go back to square one in terms of the economics.
We had to go back to square one after Exeter and he was entitled to be a bit ring-rusty after the problems we've had," he said.
We will go back to square one and we will return to sectarianism,
We have to go back to square one now and start putting some more wins together.
There are proposals on the table and we don't need to go back to square one to reach a solution for the Sahara issue which is obviously going to involve some kind of autonomy," said US Secretary of State, Condoleeza Rice in an interview withaTV channel Al Hurra.
On Thursday, it was made clear that the agriculture committee would propose a support of the veto to Parliament, meaning that the procedure for drafting the legal changes would go back to square one.
The Seventh Circuit holding will almost certainly force FMCSA to go back to square one before going forward with its proposal to burden all long-haul drivers with EOBRs," Mr.
After you have had a horse like Toytown, you kind of have to go back to square one.
Meanwhile, in the Senate on Tuesday, leaders said that dealing with budget woes would require the state to, in effect, go back to square one to deal with a business tax system that leaves the state with an inherent deficit of $10 billion, the so-called structural deficit.
The resolution in the south-south dialogue should remain as spelt, we in the party, the SPLM-DC doesn't expect any violation of the agreement, if at all violated then the government which will be formed after the interim period will have no future", he added The state chairperson said the government should accurately follow the resolutions of October's conference and not go back to square one.
It said in a joint statement: "If the government wants to pursue its plans for Heathrow expansion, it must now go back to square one and reconsider the entire case for the runway.