call (something) square

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call (something) square

To acknowledge that a debt has been paid. Thank you for paying me back—now we can call it square.
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call something square

to pronounce a debt or obligation to have been paid, balanced, or ended. Thanks for the hundred bucks. I think we can call it square now.
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Both Don Strausser and Don Irwin also doubled on vocals and calling square dances.
And, yes, calling square dancing was another job a Red Cross girl had to know how to do.
gordon "Red" Bates started calling square dances in 1952, mainly to lure girls from a nearby junior college to his all-male Springfield College in Massachusetts.
Herb and Velma Perry were calling square dances out at the base and giving lessons but there were never enough girls,'' said Beverly.