having personal knowledge as a result of study, experience, etc.; informed (usually followed by with): to be acquainted with law.
brought into social contact; made familiar: people acquainted through mutual friends.
- ac·quaint·ed·ness, noun
- half-ac·quaint·ed, adjective
- qua·si-ac·quaint·ed, adjective
- un·ac·quaint·ed, adjective
- well-ac·quaint·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for acquainted
(sometimes foll by with) on terms of familiarity but not intimacy
(foll by with) having knowledge or experience (of); familiar (with)
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