Definitions for Familiarityfəˌmɪl iˈær ɪ ti, -mɪlˈyær-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. acquaintance, familiarity, conversance, conversancy(noun)

    personal knowledge or information about someone or something

  2. familiarity(noun)

    usualness by virtue of being familiar or well known

  3. familiarity, intimacy, closeness(noun)

    close or warm friendship

    "the absence of fences created a mysterious intimacy in which no one knew privacy"

  4. casualness, familiarity(noun)

    a casual manner

  5. familiarity, impropriety, indecorum, liberty(noun)

    an act of undue intimacy

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. familiarity(Noun)

    The state of being extremely friendly; intimacy.

  2. familiarity(Noun)

    Undue intimacy; inappropriate informality, impertinence.

  3. familiarity(Noun)

    An instance of familiar behaviour.

  4. familiarity(Noun)

    Close or habitual acquaintance with someone or something; understanding or recognition acquired from experience.

  5. Origin: From familiarité, from familiaritatem.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Familiarity(noun)

    the state of being familiar; intimate and frequent converse, or association; unconstrained intercourse; freedom from ceremony and constraint; intimacy; as, to live in remarkable familiarity

  2. Familiarity(noun)

    anything said or done by one person to another unceremoniously and without constraint; esp., in the pl., such actions and words as propriety and courtesy do not warrant; liberties

Translations for Familiarity

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • близки отношения, фамилиарност, интимностBulgarian
  • VertrautheitGerman
  • familiaridad, impertinencia, intimidadSpanish
  • intimitate, familiaritateRomanian
  • ознакомленность, фамильярностьRussian

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