acquainted


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ac·quaint·ed

 (ə-kwān′tĭd)
adj.
1. Known by or familiar with another.
2. Informed or familiar: Are you fully acquainted with the facts?

acquainted

(əˈkweɪntɪd)
adj (postpositive)
1. (sometimes foll by with) on terms of familiarity but not intimacy
2. (foll by with) having knowledge or experience (of); familiar (with)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.acquainted - having fair knowledge ofacquainted - having fair knowledge of; "they were acquainted"; "fully acquainted with the facts"
familiar - well known or easily recognized; "a familiar figure"; "familiar songs"; "familiar guests"

acquainted

adjective
acquainted with
1. familiar with, aware of, in on, experienced in, conscious of, informed of, alive to, privy to, knowledgeable about, versed in, conversant with, apprised of, cognizant of, up to speed with, au fait with, switched-on about (informal) He was well acquainted with European literature.
2. known to, familiar with, friendly with, on good terms with No-one acquainted with them was allowed to talk to the Press.

acquainted

adjective
1. Having good knowledge of:
Idiom: up on.
2. Provided with information; made aware:
Translations
poznatispoznati

acquainted

a. conocido-a, informado-a;
to be ___ with a casetener conocimiento del caso.
References in classic literature ?
He's a capital fellow, and I wish we could get acquainted.
She saw me in the hallway of the house and we got acquainted.
Inquiries next morning brought the information, from the head of a rubber exporting firm with whom the professor was acquainted, that the Spaniard was regularly engaged in transporting parties into the interior, and was considered efficient, careful and as honest as pos- sible, considering the men he engaged as workers.
While my grandmother was busy about supper, I settled myself on the wooden bench behind the stove and got acquainted with the cat-- he caught not only rats and mice, but gophers, I was told.
He was already acquainted with the market reports, and he glanced restlessly over the editorials and bits of news which he had not had time to read before quitting New Orleans the day before.
But, happily, we have fallen in with a hunter, he whom you hear talking to the singer, that is acquainted with the deerpaths and by-ways of the woods, and who promises to lead us to a place where we may rest securely till the morning.
Young Andrews, not being acquainted with the moods of the great man, added cheerfully: "By one o'clock, anyway.
Moonlight, in a familiar room, falling so white upon the carpet, and showing all its figures so distinctly -- making every object so minutely visible, yet so unlike a morning or noontide visibility -- is a medium the most suitable for a romance-writer to get acquainted with his illusive guests.
To all this I joyously assented; for besides the affection I now felt for Queequeg, he was an experienced harpooneer, and as such, could not fail to be of great usefulness to one, who, like me, was wholly ignorant of the mysteries of whaling, though well acquainted with the sea, as known to merchant seamen.
It was vouchsafed to me in me youthful days to be acquainted with shperrits" and so Tommy Finnegan went on, expounding a system of philosophy, while the perspiration came out on Jurgis' forehead, so great was his agitation and embarrassment.
He seemed to himself to have met and been acquainted with him somewhere, but he could not recollect.
I do not know where to find in any literature, ancient or modern, any account which contents me of that Nature with which even I am acquainted.