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adjective formal acquainted pronunciation in American English /əˈkweɪntəd/

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  1. if two people are acquainted, they know each other, usually not very well
    acquainted with:

    She had been briefly acquainted with him more than 20 years earlier.

    get/become acquainted (=start to know someone by talking or doing something together):

    I'll give you two a chance to get acquainted.

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      if you are acquainted with something, you know about it

      Are we all fully acquainted with the facts of the case?

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