What does square foot mean?

Definitions for square foot

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. square foot, sq ft(noun)

    a unit of area equal to one foot by one foot square


  1. square foot(Noun)

    A unit of area equal to the area of a square the sides of which are each one foot long.


  1. Square foot

    The square foot is an imperial unit and U.S. customary unit of area, used mainly in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. It is defined as the area of a square with sides of 1 foot in length. For comparison, the average new one-family house in the United States in 2007 had a total floor area of approximately 2500 square feet. A symbol for square foot, square feet, and "per square foot" commonly used in architecture, real estate and interior space plans is a simple square with a vertical line bisecting it. It is also occasionally written as a square with a slash through it.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of square foot in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of square foot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donald Trump:

    I'm taking price per square foot and price per square, you know, per mile, and it's a very simple calculation.

  2. Ken Peacock:

    There is a sticker shock phenomenon, a lot of these people are coming from 5,000-square-foot estates and here they get a three bedroom bungalow.

  3. Julie Pendergraph:

    That’s probably a typo, there is no way on God’s green earth they are going to get that kind of money. That’s $ 905 a square foot. ' FIXER UPPER' STAR JOANNA GAINES SHOWS OFF NEW HOME LINE.

  4. Aaron Balcom:

    Common sense dictates that I can not literally vanish a half million square foot monument. But it is conceivable that I can, for a short period of time, cause that monument to appear invisible to our audience.

  5. Matt Lederer:

    We’ll lead with this at the 6,500 square-foot XFINITY Zone, which we bring to 14 or 15 race weekends. It’s a huge fan interactive area, this gives our fans a reason to believe that X1 is changing the way they experience NASCAR.

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