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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acquainted(p)adjective

    having fair knowledge of

    "they were acquainted"; "fully acquainted with the facts"


  1. acquaintedadjective

    Personally known; familiar.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Acquainted

    Familiar, well known; not new.

    Etymology: from acquaint.

    Now call we our high court of parliament;
    That war or peace, or both at once, may be
    As things acquainted and familiar to us. William Shakespeare, Henry IV.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acquainted

    of Acquaint

  2. Acquaintedadjective

    personally known; familiar. See To be acquainted with, under Acquaint, v. t

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquainted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquainted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of acquainted in a Sentence

  1. Nicki Ley:

    To meet the depths of defeat is to be better acquainted with courage.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.

  3. German Corredor:

    It's key that those who develop projects know how to get communities acquainted with projects, that they understand the point of view of indigenous communities, that they can offer advantages that make projects viable.

  4. Michaele Turnage Young:

    Sometimes people have very good intentions, but they're not necessarily acquainted with all the research and they're not necessarily acquainted with the legal requirements.

  5. Rob Lowe:

    It would be many years until I did, but that was always my fear, that I would end up alone. Intimacy and I were not very well acquainted until very late in my life.

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    • B. investigating
    • C. confectionery
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