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fa·mil·iar·ize

 (fə-mĭl′yə-rīz′)
tr.v. fa·mil·iar·ized, fa·mil·iar·iz·ing, fa·mil·iar·iz·es
1. To make known, recognized, or familiar.
2. To make acquainted with.

fa·mil′iar·i·za′tion (-yər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
fa·mil′iar·iz′er n.
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familiarize

(fəˈmɪljəˌraɪz) or

familiarise

vb (tr)
1. to make (oneself or someone else) familiar, as with a particular subject
2. to make (something) generally known or accepted
faˌmiliariˈzation, faˌmiliariˈsation n
faˈmiliarˌizer, faˈmiliarˌiser n
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fa•mil•iar•ize

(fəˈmɪl yəˌraɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to make (oneself or another) well-acquainted or conversant with something; acquaint.
2. to make (something) well-known; bring into common knowledge or use.
[1600–10]
fa•mil`iar•i•za′tion, n.
fa•mil′iar•iz`er, n.
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familiarize


Past participle: familiarized
Gerund: familiarizing

Imperative
familiarize
familiarize
Present
I familiarize
you familiarize
he/she/it familiarizes
we familiarize
you familiarize
they familiarize
Preterite
I familiarized
you familiarized
he/she/it familiarized
we familiarized
you familiarized
they familiarized
Present Continuous
I am familiarizing
you are familiarizing
he/she/it is familiarizing
we are familiarizing
you are familiarizing
they are familiarizing
Present Perfect
I have familiarized
you have familiarized
he/she/it has familiarized
we have familiarized
you have familiarized
they have familiarized
Past Continuous
I was familiarizing
you were familiarizing
he/she/it was familiarizing
we were familiarizing
you were familiarizing
they were familiarizing
Past Perfect
I had familiarized
you had familiarized
he/she/it had familiarized
we had familiarized
you had familiarized
they had familiarized
Future
I will familiarize
you will familiarize
he/she/it will familiarize
we will familiarize
you will familiarize
they will familiarize
Future Perfect
I will have familiarized
you will have familiarized
he/she/it will have familiarized
we will have familiarized
you will have familiarized
they will have familiarized
Future Continuous
I will be familiarizing
you will be familiarizing
he/she/it will be familiarizing
we will be familiarizing
you will be familiarizing
they will be familiarizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been familiarizing
you have been familiarizing
he/she/it has been familiarizing
we have been familiarizing
you have been familiarizing
they have been familiarizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been familiarizing
you will have been familiarizing
he/she/it will have been familiarizing
we will have been familiarizing
you will have been familiarizing
they will have been familiarizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been familiarizing
you had been familiarizing
he/she/it had been familiarizing
we had been familiarizing
you had been familiarizing
they had been familiarizing
Conditional
I would familiarize
you would familiarize
he/she/it would familiarize
we would familiarize
you would familiarize
they would familiarize
Past Conditional
I would have familiarized
you would have familiarized
he/she/it would have familiarized
we would have familiarized
you would have familiarized
they would have familiarized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.familiarize - make familiar or conversant withfamiliarize - make familiar or conversant with; "you should acquaint yourself with your new computer"; "We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings"
inform - impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights"
orient - familiarize (someone) with new surroundings or circumstances; "The dean of students tries to orient the freshmen"
verse - familiarize through thorough study or experience; "She versed herself in Roman archeology"
reacquaint - familiarize anew; "We reacquainted ourselves with this technique"
get into - familiarize oneself thoroughly with; "He really got into semantics"
acquaint, introduce, present - cause to come to know personally; "permit me to acquaint you with my son"; "introduce the new neighbors to the community"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

familiarize

verb accustom, instruct, habituate, make used to, school, season, train, prime, coach, get to know (about), inure, bring into common use, make conversant The goal of the experiment was to familiarize the people with the new laws.
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Translations
seznámit
gøre bekendt med
megismertet
kynna
alıştırmak

familiarize

[fəˈmɪlɪəraɪz] VTfamiliarizar (with con) to familiarize o.s. withfamiliarizarse con
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familiarize

[fəˈmɪljəraɪz] familiarise (British) vtfamiliariser
to familiarize o.s. with sth → se familiariser avec qch
to familiarize sb with sth → familiariser qn avec qch
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

familiarize

vt to familiarize somebody/oneself with somethingjdn/sich mit etw vertraut machen; once you’ve familiarized yourself with the jobwenn Sie sich eingearbeitet haben
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

familiarize

[fəˈmɪlɪəˌraɪz] vt to familiarize o.s. withfamiliarizzarsi con
to familiarize sb with sth → far conoscere qc a qn
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

familiar

(fəˈmiljə) adjective
1. well-known. The house was familiar to him; She looks very familiar (to me).
2. (with with) knowing about. Are you familiar with the plays of Shakespeare?
3. too friendly. You are much too familiar with my wife!
faˈmiliarly adverb
faˌmiliˈarity (-liˈӕ-) plural faˌmiliˈarities noun
1. the state of being familiar. I was surprised by her familiarity with our way of life.
2. an act of (too) friendly behaviour. You must not allow such familiarities.
faˈmiliarize, faˈmiliarise verb
(with with) to make something well known to (someone). You must familiarize yourself with the rules.
faˌmiliariˈzation, faˌmiliariˈsation noun
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Il permet notamment au lecteur de se familiariser et de s'approprier les fondements des activites psychomotrices ainsi que de sensibiliser celui-ci a l'egard de l'impact de ces activites sur les processus mentaux de l'enfant et sur les differentes dimensions de son developpement : socioaffectif, intellectuel et moteur.
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"Cette periode prolifique en termes de croissance souligne la demande croissante sur l'enseigne Ritz-Carlton d'hotellerie de luxe dans les marches a travers le monde, en particulier au niveau des voyageurs en provenance du Moyen-Orient qui s'aventurent de plus en plus au-dela des marches traditionnels de l'Europe pour s'inscrire dans le tourisme culturel et se familiariser avec les modes de vie en Asie et en Afrique du Nord, a explique a declare Bob Kharazmi, responsable des operations internationales de la chaine.