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1. square

noun. ['ˈskwɛr'] (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon.

Synonyms

  • foursquare
  • quadrate
  • rectangle

Antonyms

  • homosexual
  • untidy
  • infield
  • outfield

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Square

  • pitiesalpetriere
  • multimillionaire
  • euromobiliare
  • concessionaire
  • questionnaire
  • doctrinaire
  • trosclair
  • st_pierre
  • stpierre
  • st_claire
  • st_clair
  • stclair
  • montclair
  • millionaire
  • microware
  • maxicare
  • laterriere
  • larosiere
  • icelandair
  • frontiere
  • disrepair
  • buenos-aires
  • billionaire
  • almaguer
  • whitehair
  • solitaire
  • sinclair
  • praxair
  • nationair
  • jeanpierre

How do you spell square? Is it sqaure ?

A common misspelling of square is sqaure

Example sentences of the word square


1. Noun, singular or mass
It also helps to remember that a perfect square is a number whose square root is an integer:

2. Adjective
But if you get a larger irrational number in square root form, you can sometimes use the fact that

3. Verb, base form
The fact that there can be some compensation if the area isn't perfectly square can also be helpful.

Quotes containing the word square


1. We learned about honesty and integrity - that the truth matters... that you don't take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules... and success doesn't count unless you earn it fair and square.
- Michelle Obama

2. Don't fuck with an English major. They keep lots of useless crap trapped in their heads. Once in a while they let some of it out and it bites you square on the ass.
- P.C. Cast, Divine By Mistake

3. There are random moments - tossing a salad, coming up the driveway to the house, ironing the seams flat on a quilt square, standing at the kitchen window and looking out at the delphiniums, hearing a burst of laughter from one of my children's rooms - when I feel a wavelike rush of joy. This is my true religion: arbitrary moments of of nearly painful happiness for a life I feel privileged to lead.
- Elizabeth Berg, The Art of Mending

2. T-square

noun. a square used by draftsmen to draw parallel lines.

Synonyms

  • square

Antonyms

  • crooked
  • unlawful

3. square

adjective. ['ˈskwɛr'] having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle.

Synonyms

  • squarish
  • quadrate
  • angular
  • right-angled
  • squared

Antonyms

  • rounded
  • thick
  • opaque
  • unobvious

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

4. square

verb. ['ˈskwɛr'] make square.

Synonyms

  • form
  • shape

Antonyms

  • left
  • right
  • upgrade

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

5. square

adverb. ['ˈskwɛr'] in a straight direct way.

Antonyms

  • dishonorableness

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

6. square

noun. ['ˈskwɛr'] an open area at the meeting of two or more streets.

Synonyms

  • piazza
  • place
  • piece of ground
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • plaza
  • public square
  • city
  • parcel

Antonyms

  • equivocal
  • horizontal
  • inclined
  • unerect

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

7. square

noun. ['ˈskwɛr'] the product of two equal terms.

Synonyms

  • number

Antonyms

  • coiled
  • inaccurate

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

8. square

verb. ['ˈskwɛr'] raise to the second power.

Antonyms

  • downgrade

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

9. square

verb. ['ˈskwɛr'] cause to match, as of ideas or acts.

Synonyms

  • adjust
  • adapt

Antonyms

  • defuse
  • unmuzzle
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)

10. square

verb. ['ˈskwɛr'] position so as to be square.

Synonyms

  • jog
  • position
  • even up

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • disjoin
  • unbalance
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • esquarre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • exquadra (Latin)
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