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 ?
The general who does not understand these, may be well acquainted with the configuration of the country, yet he will not be able to turn his knowledge to practical account.
So, the student of war who is unversed in the art of war of varying his plans, even though he be acquainted with the Five Advantages, will fail to make the best use of his men.
At that age I became acquainted with the celebrated poets of our own country; but it was only when it had ceased to be in my power to derive its most important benefits from such a conviction that I perceived the necessity of becoming acquainted with more languages than that of my native country.
Plornish observed, not Smiling in return, And yet he hadn't the pleasure of being acquainted with the gentleman, neither.
Me and my wife, we are well acquainted with Miss Dorrit.
It was her father that I got acquainted with first.
Plornish, having been made acquainted with the cause of action from the Defendant's own mouth, gave Arthur to understand that the Plaintiff was a 'Chaunter'--meaning, not a singer of anthems, but a seller of horses--and that he (Plornish) considered that ten shillings in the pound 'would settle handsome,' and that more would be a waste of money.
Some Sunday, sooner or later, he would meet her outside the office, somewhere in the hills, and then, if they did not get acquainted, it would be because she did not care to get acquainted.
He had been prepared to find her a most difficult young woman to get acquainted with.
The more beer Captain Nelson and I drank, the better we got acquainted.
On the first day, experts of the Federal Center for Agricultural Counseling and Retraining of Agro-Industrial Complexes held agro-tourism classes for us in the Ryazan Regional Gorky Library, where they acquainted themselves with the basics of rural tourism and the experience of its development in Russia and abroad, "says Vladimir.
Summary: Suspect stopped woman lawyer in shopping mall, wanted to be acquainted with her and sought to sleep with her