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adjective formal     acquainted pronunciation in American English
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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.

    1. a.
      if you are acquainted with something, you know about it

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



to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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