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Definitions and Synonyms of squarely | Another word for squarely | What is squarely?

Definition 1: with firmness and conviction; without compromise - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where squarely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he stood foursquare for religious liberty and toleration
  • dealt straightforwardly with all issues

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Definition 2: firmly and solidly - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where squarely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • hit the ball squarely
  • the bat met the ball squarely
  • planted his great bulk square before his enemy

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Definition 3: in a square shape - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where squarely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a squarely cut piece of paper
  • folded the sheet of paper square

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Definition 4: directly and without evasion; not roundabout - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where squarely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • to face a problem squarely
  • the responsibility lies squarely with them
  • spoke forthright (or forthrightly) and to the point

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Definition 5: in a straight direct way - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where squarely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • looked him squarely in the eye
  • ran square into me

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