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Acquaint

Ac`quaint´
a.1.Acquainted.
v. t.1.To furnish or give experimental knowledge of; to make (one) to know; to make familiar; - followed by with.
[imp. & p. p. Acquainted; p. pr. & vb. n. Acquainting.]
A man of sorrows and acquainted with grief.
- Isa. liii. 3.
2.To communicate notice to; to inform; to make cognizant; - followed by with (formerly, also, by of), or by that, introducing the intelligence; as, to acquaint a friend with the particulars of an act.
Acquaint her here of my son Paris' love.
- Shak.
3.To familiarize; to accustom.
To be acquainted with
to be possessed of personal knowledge of; to be cognizant of; to be more or less familiar with; to be on terms of social intercourse with.
Verb1.acquaint - cause to come to know personally; "permit me to acquaint you with my son"; "introduce the new neighbors to the community"
Synonyms: introduce, present
2.acquaint - make familiar or acquainted; "you should acquaint yourself with your new computer"; "We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings"
3.acquaint - inform; "Please acquaint your colleagues of your plans to move"
accustom, advertise, advertise of, advise, apprise, brief, bring word, clue, communicate, disclose, divulge, do the honors, familiarize, fill in, give a knockdown, give an introduction, give notice, give the facts, give word, habituate, instruct, introduce, leave word, let know, make acquainted, mention to, post, present, quaint, report, reveal, send word, serve notice, speak, tell, verse, warn
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