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Knowing and knowing about something - synonyms or related words

knowing

adjective

a knowing expression or action shows that you know about something

knowledgeable

adjective

knowing a lot about many different subjects or about one particular subject

informed

adjective

having a lot of knowledge or information about something

clued up

adjective

informal

knowing about a particular subject

conversant

adjective

formal

if you are conversant with something, you know about it and understand it

au fait

adjective

informed of the most recent facts or information about something

omniscient

adjective

formal

knowing everything

familiar with something

if you are familiar with something, you know about it because you have learned about it or experienced it before

awake to something

knowing about a situation and ready to deal with it

aware

adjective

knowing about a situation or a fact

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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