foursquare

[fawr-skwair, fohr-]
adjective
1.
consisting of four corners and four right angles; square: a solid, foursquare building.
2.
firm; steady; unswerving: He maintained a foursquare position in the controversy.
3.
forthright; frank; blunt: a foursquare presentation of the company's financial condition.
adverb
4.
without equivocation; frankly; forthrightly.
noun
5.
a square.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English fouresquare. See four, square

foursquarely, adverb
foursquareness, noun
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foursquare (ˌfɔːˈskwɛə)
 
adv
1.  squarely; firmly
 
adj
2.  solid and strong
3.  forthright; honest
4.  a rare word for square
 
four'squarely
 
adv
 
four'squareness
 
n

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Example sentences
He visits his masterpiece of plumbing every couple of months and occasionally checks in there on foursquare.
The orchestra's accompaniment was solid and effective if rhythmically foursquare.
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