square (sth) with sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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square (sth) with sth

phrasal verb with square uk   /skweər/  us   /skwer/ verb
to ​match or ​agree with something, or to ​think that one thing is ​acceptable together with another thing: Her ​story doesn't ​quitesquare with the ​evidence. I don't ​think I could ​spend that much ​money on a ​jacket - I couldn't ​square it with my ​conscience (= I would ​feel too ​guilty).
(Definition of square (sth) with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “square (sth) with sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)与…相符,(使)与…一致, 符合…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)與…相符,(使)與…一致, 符合…
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