### square

- IPA[skwɛː]

英式

- a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles；a thing that is
**square**or approximately**square**in shape - having the shape or approximate shape of a
**square**；having the shape or approximate shape of a cube - directly; straight；fairly; honestly
- make
**square**or rectangular; give a**square**or rectangular cross section to；mark out in**square**s

#### verb:

**square**, 3rd person present:**squares**, gerund or present participle:**squaring**, past tense:**squared**, past participle:**squared**#### noun:

**square**, plural noun:**squares**

- 釋義
- 相關詞
- 片語

### 名詞

- 1. a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles a grid of ruled squares
- ▪ a thing that is
**square**or approximately**square**in shape she tore a bit of cloth into a four-inch**square** - ▪ a thing having the shape or approximate shape of a cube a small
**square**of chocolate - ▪ a small
**square**area on the board used in a game move the white king's pawn forward two squares - ▪ historical a body of infantry drawn up in rectangular form.
- ▪ a unit of 100
**square**ft used as a measure of flooring, roofing, etc. - ▪ a
**square**scarf. - ▪ British a mortar board.
- ▪ the portion of the cover of a bound book which projects beyond the pages.
- 2. an open, typically four-sided, area surrounded by buildings in a village, town, or city a market
**square**Leicester**Square**同義詞 - ▪ an open area at the meeting of streets.
- ▪ a closer-cut area at the centre of a ground, any strip of which may be prepared as a wicket.
- ▪ an area within a military barracks or camp used for drill.
- ▪ US a block of buildings bounded by four streets.
- 3. the product of a number multiplied by itself a circle's area is proportional to the
**square**of its radius - 4. an L-shaped or T-shaped instrument used for obtaining or testing right angles a carpenter's
**square** - ▪ an aspect of 90° (one quarter of a circle) Venus in
**square**to Jupiter - 5. informal a person considered to be old-fashioned or boringly conventional in attitude or behaviour Reg is such a
**square**同義詞 - ▪ North American a cigarette containing tobacco rather than cannabis.
- 6. North American informal a
**square**meal three squares a day

### 形容詞

- 1. having the shape or approximate shape of a
**square**a**square**table 同義詞 - ▪ having the shape or approximate shape of a cube a
**square**block of flats - ▪ having or in the form of two right angles a suitable length of wood with
**square**ends - ▪ having an outline resembling two corners of a
**square**his**square**jaw - ▪ broad and solid in shape he was short and
**square** - 2. denoting a unit of measurement equal to the area of a
**square**whose side is of the unit specified 30,000**square**feet of new gallery space - ▪ denoting the length of each side of a
**square**shape or object the office was fifteen feet**square** - 3. at right angles; perpendicular these lines must be
**square**to the top and bottom marked edges - ▪ in a direction transversely across the field or pitch Keen's
**square**pass was rammed home first time by Bishop - ▪ having or denoting an aspect of 90° Jupiter is
**square**to the Sun - 4. level or parallel place two pieces of wood one on top of the other, ensuring that they are exactly
**square** - ▪ properly arranged; in good order we should get everything
**square**before we leave - ▪ compatible or in agreement he wanted to make sure we were
**square**with the court's decision and not subject to a lawsuit - ▪ fair and honest she'd been as
**square**with him as anybody could be 同義詞 反義詞 - 5. (of two people) owing nothing to each other an acknowledgement that we are
**square** - ▪ with both players or sides having equal scores in a game the goal brought the match all
**square**once again 同義詞 反義詞 - 6. informal old-fashioned or boringly conventional Elvis was anything but
**square**同義詞 反義詞 - 7. (of rhythm) simple and straightforward.

### 副詞

- 1. directly; straight the ball hit me
**square**in the forehead - ▪ informal fairly; honestly I'd acted
**square**with him - 2. in a direction transversely across the field or pitch the ball bounced almost
**square**to the left

### 動詞

- 1. make
**square**or rectangular; give a**square**or rectangular cross section to you can**square**off the other edge they felled and squared the timber themselves - ▪ mark out in squares that this watercolour was a first draft is made clear by the fact that the sheet of paper has been squared
- 2. multiply (a number) by itself 5 squared equals 25
- 3. balance (an account) institutions are anxious to
**square**their books before the election - ▪ make the score of (a match or game) even his goal
**square**d the match 1–1 同義詞 - 4. bring (one's shoulders) into a position in which they appear
**square**and broad, typically to prepare oneself for a difficult task or event chin up, shoulders squared, she stepped into the room - ▪ adopt a posture of defence.
- 5. informal secure the help or acquiescence of (someone), especially by offering an inducement faced with such declarations, politicians were resolved to squash or
**square**the press 同義詞 - 6. pass (a ball) across the field, especially towards the centre.
- 7. set (a yard or other part of a ship) at right angles to the keel or other point of reference.
- 8. (of a planet) have a
**square**aspect with (another planet or position) Saturn squares the Sun on the 17th

- marked out in squares: a sheet of squared paper

### Oxford American Dictionary

- marked out in squares: a sheet of squared paper

### Oxford Dictionary

- assume the attitude of a person about to fight

### Oxford Dictionary

- (of a building or structure) having a
**square**shape and solid appearance: a four-**square**Georgian house - squarely and solidly: a castle standing four-
**square**on a peninsula

### Oxford Dictionary

- assume the attitude of a person about to fight

### Oxford American Dictionary

- (of a building or structure) having a
**square**shape and solid appearance: a four-**square**Georgian house - squarely and solidly: a castle standing four-
**square**and isolated on a peninsula

### Oxford American Dictionary

- assume the attitude of a person about to fight

### Oxford American Dictionary

- the product of a rational number multiplied by itself.

### Oxford American Dictionary

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美式

- a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles: a grid of ruled squares
- having the shape or approximate shape of a
**square**: a**square**table - directly; straight: it hit me
**square**in the forehead - make
**square**or rectangular; give a**square**or rectangular cross section to: you can**square**off the other edge they felled and squared the timber themselves

### Oxford American Dictionary