square oneself

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Definition of square oneself

: to turn so that one is facing something or someone directly He squared himself and prepared to be run into by the opposing player.

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“Square oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square%20oneself. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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