Definition of Square-built

1. Adjective. Broad and solidly built.

Similar to: Robust



Lexicographical Neighbors of Square-built

squander
squandered
squanderer
squanderers
squandering
squanderingly
squandermania
squanders
squaraine
squaraines
squarate
square
square(a)
square(p)
square-bashing
square-built (current term)
square-dance
square-dance music
square-eyed
square-pushing
square-rigged
square-rigger
square-riggers
square-root
square-shouldered
square-toed
square and rabbet
square away
square ball
square bashing

Literary usage of Square-built

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Farm and Garden Rule-book: A Manual of Ready Rules and Reference with by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1911)
"... Number of gallons in square-built tanks To find the number of gallons in any square or oblong vessel, multiply the number of cubic feet contained in it, ..."

2. Yachts and Yachting: With Over One Hundred and Ten Illustrations by Frederic Schiller Cozzens (1887)
"Ladoga, 97 feet by 13 feet; engine, 8 inches and 14 inches by 14 inches; boiler, Herreshoff safety, 67 inches square; built for George Gordon King, ..."

3. The American Travellers' Guides: Hand-books for Travellers in Europe and the by William Pembroke Fetridge (1879)
"The principal arc Trafalgar Square, built between 1830 ind ... Belgrade Square, built i>etween 18*26 and 1*33. on land belonging to the Marquis of ..."

4. A Cyclopaedia of Works of Architecture: In Italy, Greece, and the Levant edited by William Pitt Preble Longfellow (1895)
"It is a tower about 42 ft. square, built of simple brickwork to a Fig. 224.—Venice, Library, and Loggia of Campanile. balconies of the usual Venetian Gothic ..."

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