Squarish
Squarish \Squar"ish\, a. Nearly square. --Pennant. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • squarish — [skwer′ish] adj. more nearly square than round …   English World dictionary

  • squarish — square ► NOUN 1) a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles. 2) an open, typically four sided, area surrounded by buildings. 3) an area within a military barracks or camp used for drill. 4) the product of a number… …   English terms dictionary

  • squarish — adjective Date: 1742 somewhat square in form or appearance • squarishly adverb • squarishness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • squarish — squarishly, adv. squarishness, n. /skwair ish/, adj. approximately square. [1735 45; SQUARE + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • squarish — adjective a) approximately square b) oblong …   Wiktionary

  • squarish — squar|ish [ˈskweərıʃ US ˈskwer ] adj shaped almost like a square …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • squarish — squar|ish [ skwerıʃ ] adjective similar to a square in shape …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • squarish — adj. overly square, inclined towards squareness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • squarish — adjective shaped almost like a square …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • squarish — squar·ish …   English syllables

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