[fawr-skawr, fohr-skohr] /ˈfɔrˈskɔr, ˈfoʊrˈskoʊr/
times twenty; eighty.
an archaic word for eighty
“eighty,” mid-13c., “formerly current as an ordinary numeral” [OED], from four + score (n.).
- Four sheets to the wind
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[fawr-suh m, fohr-] /ˈfɔr səm, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a company or set of four; two couples; a quartet: to make up a foursome for bridge. 2. Golf. adjective 3. consisting of persons, things, etc.; performed by or requiring persons. /ˈfɔːsəm/ noun 1. a set or company of four 2. (sport) a game between two pairs […]
[fawr-spot, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌspɒt, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a playing card or the upward face of a die bearing four pips; a domino, one half of which bears four pips.
[fawr-skwair, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈskwɛər, ˈfoʊr-/ adjective 1. consisting of four corners and four right angles; square: a solid, foursquare building. 2. firm; steady; unswerving: He maintained a foursquare position in the controversy. 3. forthright; frank; blunt: a foursquare presentation of the company’s financial condition. adverb 4. without equivocation; frankly; forthrightly. noun 5. a square. /ˌfɔːˈskwɛə/ adverb […]