A term used by all branches of the United States military services to describe one whose performance is even with or above satisfactory level, and that has continued such performance consistantly for an extended period of time. Alternately, this term may be applied to objects, placed, events, or generally anything that presents a high level of military order and discipline.
"Damn, private, you are squared away."
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v. 1. to finish a project or job. 2. To tidy up an area. orig. military. used by people who are hard for The Guard.
Well, boys, just get those PM's squared away, and you can get early liberty.