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English definition of “square”

square

adjective (EQUAL)    /skweər/ US  /skwer/
informal equal or level : Could you stand back from these shelves and tell me if they're square (= level )?Straight, even and level (all) square informal If two people are all square, one of them has paid off a debt to the other and neither now owes or is owed any money .Borrowing, lending and debt If two teams or players are (all) square, they have an equal number of goals or points : They're all square at 30 points each.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
(Definition of square adjective (EQUAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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