acquainted Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “acquainted” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective [never before noun]
/əˈkweɪntɪd/ formal
If you are acquainted with someone, you have met them but do not know them well: We're already acquainted - we met at Elaine's party.Friends, acquaintances and contemporariesAware
be acquainted with sth to know about something: I'm afraid I'm not yet acquainted with the system.Knowledge and awareness
Translations of “acquainted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 相識的, 認識的, 熟悉的…
in Russian знакомый…
in Turkish tanınan, bilinen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相识的, 认识的, 熟悉的…
in Polish zaznajomiony, ≈ znać się…
(Definition of acquainted from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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