Definition of square-built in English:



  • Broad or square in shape.

    ‘the embassy was a square-built Victorian affair’
    • ‘He was a square-built man, close-cropped hair, and a long nose which pointed toward the paperwork.’
    • ‘The Standard Schnauzer is a robust, heavy-set dog, sturdily built with good muscle and plenty of bone; square-built in proportion of body-length to height.’
    • ‘She was dark-skinned, like Eko and Sri, but square-built, with soft plump hands, and warm brown eyes buried in wrinkles.’