rectangle

Part of speech: noun

A right - angled parallelogram.

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Usage examples "rectangle":

  1. Below him in the moonlight lay the great basin of the golf links, the white rectangle of the polo fields with the gallows- like goals, and on a hill opposite, above the tree- tops, the chimneys of his house. - "Somewhere in France", Richard Harding Davis.
  2. Swift figures were scudding from one to another of the four great elms that marked out a natural rectangle on the smooth side lawn. - "Mrs. Dud's Sister", Josephine Daskam.
  3. 2. A square is an equilateral rectangle. - "Composition-Rhetoric", Stratton D. Brooks.