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square

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of square

  1. 1 having four equal sides and four right angles a square room Synonyms of square foursquare, quadrate Words Related to square blockish, blocky, boxlike, boxy, cubic, cubical, cuboid; squarish; rectangular

  2. 2 marked by justice, honesty, and freedom from bias received a square hearing from the disciplinary panel Synonyms of square candid, disinterested, dispassionate, equal, equitable, evenhanded, impartial, indifferent, just, nonpartisan, objective, fair, unbiased, unprejudicedWords Related to square frank, forthright, open, straight, straightforward; balanced, rational, reasonableNear Antonyms of square deceitful, deceptive, dishonest; arbitrary, unconscionable, unreasonable; jaundiced, unfriendly, unsympathetic; colored, distorted, warpedAntonyms of square biased, ex parte, inequitable, nonobjective, one-sided, partial, parti pris, partisan, prejudiced, unjust


square

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of square

  1. 1 to be in agreement on every point that explanation squares entirely with the evidence that we've seen Synonyms of square accord, agree, answer, chord, cohere, coincide, comport, conform, consist, correspond, dovetail, fit, go, harmonize, jibe, rhyme (also rime), sort, check, tallyWords Related to square equal, match, parallel; align (also aline), line up, registerNear Antonyms of square contradict, dispute, gainsay; negate, nullify; clash, conflict, jarAntonyms of square differ (from), disagree (with)

  2. 2 to influence someone with a bribe tried to square the police officer into ignoring the illegal operation Synonyms of square buy, corrupt, have, pay off, bribeWords Related to square fix, tamper (with); abase, debase, debauch, defile, degrade, demean, deprave, dishonor, pervert, poison, profane, prostitute, subvert, taint, warp; allure, bait, beguile, entice, lead on, lure, seduce, tempt; motivate, provoke, spur, stimulate; goad, induce; flatter, persuade; snare, trap



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