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Familiar or knowledgeable, as by study or experience: conversant with medieval history.
[Middle English conversaunt, associated with, from Old French conversant, present participle of converser, to associate with, from Latin conversārī; see converse1.]
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(and foll by: with) experienced (in), familiar (with), or acquainted (with)
conˈversance, conˈversancy n
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con•ver•sant(kənˈvɜr sənt, ˈkɒn vər-)
1. familiar by use or study (usu. fol. by with): conversant with Spanish history.
2. Archaic. intimately or regularly associating; acquainted.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Latin conversant-, s. of conversāns, present participle of conversārī to associate with. See converse1, -ant]
con•ver′sance, con•ver′san•cy, n.
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|Adj.||1.||conversant - (usually followed by `with') well informed about or knowing thoroughly; "conversant with business trends"; "familiar with the complex machinery"; "he was familiar with those roads"|
informed - having much knowledge or education; "an informed public"; "informed opinion"; "the informed customer"
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conversant[kənˈvɜːsənt] ADJ conversant with → versado en, familiarizado con
to become conversant with → familiarizarse con
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
to be conversant with → être au courant de
to be fully conversant with sth → être parfaitement au courant de qch
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Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
conversant[kənˈvɜːs/ənt] adj to be conversant with (car engines, machinery) → essere pratico/a di; (facts) → essere al corrente di; (language, subject) → avere una buona conoscenza di
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