squaresville

[ skwairz-vil ]
/ ˈskwɛərz vɪl /

noun Slang.

a thing, place, etc., regarded as conventional, unfashionable, or conservative.

Nearby words

  1. squared paper,
  2. squared ring,
  3. squared splice,
  4. squarehead,
  5. squarely,
  6. squaretail,
  7. squaretoed,
  8. squaring the circle,
  9. squarish,
  10. squarishly

Origin of squaresville

1955–60, Americanism; square + -s- + -ville, formed by analogy with placenames ending in possessive -s (see 's1) and the suffix -ville

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