acquainted Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "acquainted" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

acquainted

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 Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “acquainted” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
child benefit

money received regularly by families from the government to help pay for the costs of taking care of children

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More