square with

Definition of square with

  1. 1 :  to agree with (something) Your story doesn't square with the facts.

  2. 2 :  to make (something) agree with (something) How can they square what they've done with what they've said?

  3. 3 :  to get agreement about or approval of (something) from (someone) I'll go on the trip if I can square it with my parents.

Word by Word Definitions

squareplay
  1. :  an instrument having at least one right angle and two straight edges used especially to lay out or test right angles

    :  a rectangle with all four sides equal

    :  any of the quadrilateral spaces marked out on a board for playing games

  1. :  having four equal sides and four right angles

    :  forming a right angle

    :  having a square base

  1. :  to make square or rectangular

    :  to test for deviation from a right angle, straight line, or plane surface

    :  to bring approximately to a right angle

  1. :  in a straightforward or honest manner

    :  so as to face or be face-to-face

    :  at right angles


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