square up to

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Definition of square up to

: to begin to deal with (a difficult person or situation) in a direct way We need to square up to this problem. He's finally squaring up to his critics.

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“Square up to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square%20up%20to. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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