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Related / Similar Words: foursquare, straightforwardly, square, forthrightly, forthright

 

Definition:
  • with firmness and conviction; without compromise; "he stood foursquare for religious liberty and toleration"- C.G.Bowers; "dealt straightforwardly with all issues";
  • firmly and solidly; "hit the ball squarely"; "the bat met the ball squarely"; "planted his great bulk square before his enemy";
  • in a square shape; "a squarely cut piece of paper"; "folded the sheet of paper square";
  • directly and without evasion; not roundabout; "to face a problem squarely"; "the responsibility lies squarely with them"; "spoke forthright (or forthrightly) and to the point";
  • with honesty and fairness; "dealt squarely with his customers"; "always treated me square";
  • in a straight direct way; "looked him squarely in the eye"; "ran square into me";

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    Pertainyms: square(a), straightforward, square, straight

     

     
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