Definition of square someone off in English:

square someone off

phrasal verb

Australian
  • Placate someone.

    • ‘Mr Brogden's $6 million promise might turn out to be a non-core promise if he gets elected to government and has actual responsibility for all the State's problems as well as squaring off his supporters.’
    pacify, calm, calm down, appease, mollify, soothe, win over, quiet, conciliate, propitiate, make peace with, humour
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