Meaning of “square” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /skweər/
Extra Examples
He cut the pie into squares.The firm's logo is a blue square.The page was covered with different-coloured squares.Use a small square of fabric to mend to tear.The teacher drew a square on the blackboard.

A2 a shape with four equal sides and four 90° angles


A2 an open area with buildings around it, often in the centre of a town:

Trafalgar Square

a number that results from multiplying a number by itself:

The square of 3 is 9.

(Definition of “square noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)