Definition of 'squarely'
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The prison looked squarely towards servicing the courts. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Mainstream politicians need to look this squarely in the face. The Sun (2014)This idea can be blamed squarely on religion. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It put the responsibility squarely on his shoulders. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The only way we can rise to these challenges is by looking at them squarely. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They point the finger of blame squarely at me. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Looking squarely at buried hurts and resentments can be extremely painful. The Sun (2010)For the past five years my blog has squarely blamed lobby journalists for failing democracy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And we know squarely where that blame lies. The Sun (2011)That put the point squarely enough. Christianity Today (2000)Today, soaring tax bills have put the burden squarely on the poorest shoulders. The Sun (2013)But there have been problems, and they should be faced squarely. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can't address your eating habits until you have looked squarely at the issues around food. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)To most, the blame lies squarely on the shoulders of the players. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But he was mature enough to look failure squarely in the face, and to learn from it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I looked the situation squarely in the face and was confident in my destiny. COURTESANS (2003)She removed her wedding ring, shunned him in court and tried to put the blame squarely on his shoulders to minimise her sentence. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I put this down squarely to the designers, who appear to put looks before safety. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Here I will attempt to put us squarely back in the evolutionary framework. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)
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Translations for 'squarely'
British English: squarely ADVERB
Squarely means directly or in the middle, rather than indirectly or at an angle.
She looked squarely at him.
Definition of squarely from the Collins English Dictionary
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