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Definition 1: make square - [verb of change]

Samples where square up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Square the circle
  • square the wood with a file

Synonyms for square up in the sense of this definition

(square up is a kind of ...) give shape or form to

"shape the dough" "form the young child's character"

Definition 2: settle conclusively; come to terms - [verb of communication]

Samples where square up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We finally settled the argument

Synonyms for square up in the sense of this definition

(square up is a kind of ...) reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation

(... is a kind of square up ) settle, as of a debt

"clear a debt" "solve an old debt"

(... is a kind of square up ) settle by agreement

"concert one's differences"

(... is a kind of square up ) settle conclusively

"clinch a deal"

(... is a kind of square up ) settle by concession

Definition 3: even up the edges of a stack of paper, in printing - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for square up in the sense of this definition

(square up is a kind of ...) position so as to be square

"He squared his shoulders"

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