To square the circle

Definition of To square the circle

See under Square.
(Math.) to determine the exact contents of a circle in square measure. The solution of this famous problem is now generally admitted to be impossible.
- Sir W. Scott.

See also: Circle Square

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To spin street yarn
To spit on
To splice the main brace
To split hairs
To split on a rock
To sport one's oak
To spot timber
To spread cloth
To spring a butt
To spring a leak
To spring a mast
To spring a rattle
To spring an arch
To spring at
To spring forth
To spring in
To spring on
To spring the luff
To sprunt up
To square one's shoulders
-To square the circle-
To stab at
To stack arms
to stack the deck
To stamp out
To stand against
To stand at ease
To stand by
To stand corrected
To stand fast
To stand fire
To stand firmly on
To stand for
To stand in
To stand in awe of
To stand in hand
To stand in stead
To stand in the gap
To stand in the gate
To stand off
To stand off and on
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