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__n__**1.**quadrate, rectangle,*Rare.*tetragon; block, cube.**2.**try square, T-square, measure, ruler, straightedge, set square, carpenter's square.**3.**plaza, place, park, piazza, forum, rialto; town green, green, town common, common, marketplace, market, public square,*(in ancient Greece)*agora; block, city block; tract, section, close, enclave, enclosure, quadrangle,*Inf.*quad.**4.***Slang.*conformer, conventionalist, traditionalist, conformist,*Inf.*middle-class type; classicist, formalist, precisianist,*Inf.*longhair,*Inf.*dodo,*Inf.*fuddy-duddy,*Inf.*mossback.__v__**5.**quadrate, cube, dice; block out, mark off, measure off; set at right angles, line up.**6.***(of the shoulders or back)*straighten, straighten up, set, throw back; stiffen, tense, make rigid.**7.**true, true up, render.true, plumb, make plumb; regulate, adjust, set, try, fix, rectify, resolve; equalize, flatten, smooth, even off*or*out, align, coordinate; fit, tailor, measure, proportion; put in order, order, neat-en, put to rights, right, set right; settle, arrange, unravel, disentangle.**8.***Often*square with adapt, reconcile, synchronize,*Inf.*sync; compose, harmonize, coordinate, balance, compensate; agree, accord, suit, correspond, conform, accommodate, comport with, be congruous, comply; adjust to, trim to, cut to, gear to, key to, be in tune, be in unison; combine, team, match, tally, dovetail,*Inf.*jibe, wash; fit together, integrate; prove, conclude, clinch.**9.**pacify, make peace, come to terms, patch up, mend; clear up, solve, heal, bridge over, mediate, negotiate.**10.***Often*square up pay off, settle, settle up, pay in full,*Inf.*pay up; discharge, liquidate, honor; settle with, settle*or*square accounts, square oneself with, get square with; atone, make restitution, satisfy, meet one's obligations, make good, make up for,*Inf.*square things; even the score, pay old debts, clear the board,*Inf.*ante up,*Inf.*pay one's dues,*Inf.*wipe the slate clean; recompense, pay back, repay, reimburse, compensate.**11.***Slang.*bribe, suborn, fix, rig; purchase,*Inf.*buy,*Inf.*buy off, corrupt, tamper with.**12.**square off take a stance, toe the mark,*Inf.*assume the position; be at the ready, be on guard, be ready to fight, prepare to do battle, make ready, stand toe to toe, wait for the bell, take the measure of [s.o.]; confront, come face to face, face, challenge, defy; disagree, conflict, collide, come to blows, take exception, offer resistance, show fight, take one's stand.__adj__**13.**angular, cornered, right-angled, sharp-angled; sharp, neat, folded, tucked in, boxed.**14.**quadrangular, foursquare, cubic, cubiform, cube-shaped, rectangular; cubed, diced, boxy.**15.**equal, on a par, commensurate, proportionate, measured, uniform; consistent, accordant, harmonious; counterpoised, counterbalancing, equiponderating.**16.**straight, level, even, true, exact, precise, absolute; accurate, close, faithful, correct, right, justified; specific, strict, on the line.**17.**corresponding, balanced, poised, parallel, symmetrical; appropriate, suitable, meet, fit, satisfactory, well-balanced.**18.**paid off*or*up,*Inf.*quits,*Inf.*even-steven,*Inf.*in the black,*Inf.*out of the red,*Inf.*on the board,*Inf.*having a clean slate.**19.***Informal.*just, fair, honest, fair and square, on the up-and-up, on the level, on the square,*Inf.*straight-arrow; as it should be, right and proper, fit, fitting; even, even-handed, fair-minded, sporting, square-dealing,*Inf.*square-shooting, honest as the day is long.**20.***Informal.*straightforward, direct, unequivocal, plain-spoken, explicit, undeceptive, undeceiving,*Inf.*straight-out; open, open and aboveboard, bona fide, downright, straight, guileless, trustworthy, reliable, dependable, tried and true,*Inf.*salt of the earth,*Inf.*straight as a die.**21.***Slang.*conventional, conservative, conformist, orthodox, traditionalistic, formalistic, precisianistic, stiff-necked, strait-laced,*Inf.*stiff as a board,*Inf.*stiff,*Inf.*stuffy,*Inf.*uptight; trite, banal, unoriginal,*Inf.*corny; stock, set, commonplace, hackneyed, stale, musty, dull, boring, predictable, unimaginative,*Inf.*not hip,*Inf.*not with it,*Inf.*out of it,*Sl.*for the birds.

*A Note on the Style of the synonym finder.
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