- consisting of four corners and four right angles; square: a solid, foursquare building.
- firm; steady; unswerving: He maintained a foursquare position in the controversy.
- forthright; frank; blunt: a foursquare presentation of the company's financial condition.
- without equivocation; frankly; forthrightly.
- a square.
Origin of foursquare
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Examples from the Web for foursquare
Imagine Facebook, Yelp, and Foursquare combined into one—all for your favorite furry friend.Enterpreneurs Create Apps and Web-Based Businesses to Appeal to Dog Owners
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People check into restaurants on Foursquare and tag the exact location where their Instagram photos were taken.Generation Naive: Why Young People Can’t Help Falling for Strangers Online
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Skout started out in 2007 as a mobile location app, like Foursquare.Skout Website Case Suggests How Adults Could Use Apps to Rape Kids
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They own stakes in some of the top companies in tech, including Facebook, Groupon, Zynga, Digg, Foursquare, and Twitter.Microsoft Buys Skype: Marc Andreessen on the Sale
May 10, 2011
He's reminisced on Facebook, Twitter, and FourSquare about their romance.How Ken Won Barbie's Heart Back
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Stately the grey towers also, foursquare for centuries to the winds of the Wash.The Drunkard
Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Foursquare, untapering, the great tower lifts its flanks of ruddy stone.In Morocco
Not one of the battens is broken; and each one is foursquare perfectly.From Sea to Sea
The threshold was foursquare, and the face of the sanctuary sight to sight.
The pilot-house, as you see, is a foursquare mass of iron, provided with no means of deflecting a ball.The Monitor and the Merrimac
J. L. Worden et al.
- squarely; firmly
- solid and strong
- forthright; honest
- a rare word for square
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