Definitions for foursquareˈfɔrˈskwɛər, ˈfoʊr-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
consisting of four corners and four right angles; square.
(adv.)without equivocation; forthrightly.
Origin of foursquare:
(geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
"you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"
characterized by firm and unwavering conviction
"a foursquare refusal to yield"
in a square position
"the building stood foursquare"
squarely, foursquare, straightforwardly(adverb)
with firmness and conviction; without compromise
"he stood foursquare for religious liberty and toleration"- C.G.Bowers; "dealt straightforwardly with all issues"
a four-square cipher
Pertaining to forthrightness, honesty; unyielding ethics.
Pertaining to a .
A boxy style of domestic architecture with four rooms, one of which is usually a stair hall; w:Foursquare house
Pertaining to the .
having four sides and four equal angles
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