Definition of Foursquare

1. Noun. (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon. "You can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"

Exact synonyms: Square
Category relationships: Geometry
Generic synonyms: Regular Polygon, Rectangle
Specialized synonyms: Quadrate
Derivative terms: Square



2. Adjective. Characterized by firm and unwavering conviction. "A foursquare refusal to yield"
Similar to: Resolute

3. Adverb. In a square position. "The building stood foursquare"

4. Adverb. With firmness and conviction; without compromise. "Dealt straightforwardly with all issues"
Exact synonyms: Squarely, Straightforwardly
Partainyms: Straightforward

Definition of Foursquare

1. a. Having four sides and four equal angles.

Definition of Foursquare

1. Noun. (alternative form of four square) ¹

2. Noun. (cryptography) a four-square cipher ¹

3. Adjective. Pertaining to forthrightness, honesty; unyielding ethics. ¹

4. Adjective. (cryptography) Pertaining to a (w four-square cipher). ¹

5. Adjective. (architecture) (American English) A boxy style of domestic architecture with four rooms, one of which is usually a stair hall; w:Foursquare house ¹

6. Adjective. Pertaining to the (w International Church of the Foursquare Gospel). ¹

7. Adjective. ¹

8. Adjective. (wine) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Foursquare

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Foursquare

fourposter
fourposters
fourragere
fourrageres
fourragère
fourragères
fourrier
fourriers
fours
fourscore
fourses
foursies
foursome
foursome reel
foursomes
foursquare (current term)
fourteen
fourteen hundred
fourteener
fourteeners
fourteenfold
fourteenish
fourteenness
fourteenpence
fourteenpenny
fourteens
fourteenth
fourteenthly
fourteenths
fourth

Literary usage of Foursquare

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1. Princeton Theological Review by Princeton Theological Seminary (1907)
"THE foursquare CHRISTIAN ; or, The Fourfold Doctrine of the First and Great Commandment. By REV. EP WHALLON, Ph.D., DD Cincinnati: Monfort & Co. ..."

2. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old Testament by George V. Wigram (1866)
"48:20. ye shall offer the holy oblation foursquare Dan! ... l.the altar shall be foursquare : 16. foursquare it shall be (being) doubled ; 2.foursquare ..."

3. The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments (1903)
"... five for the Wirds of the one side of the tabernacle, long, and five cubits broad: the altar shall be foursquare: and the height thereof ..."

4. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee concordance of the Old Testament[based by William De Burgh (1860)
"48:20. ye shall utter the holy oblation foursquare Oanl 1: 2.and the fourth ... l.the altar shall be foursquare : 16.foursquare it shall be (being) doubled ..."

5. The Unitarian edited by Jabez Thomas Sunderland, Brooke Herford, Frederick B. Mott (1889)
"The city lieth foursquare.—Rev. v м. 1C. That is said of the city John saw ... "The city lieth foursquare." How is it with your structure of character? ..."

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