Definition of ACQUAINT

to impart knowledge of a new thing or situation to <Mr. King spent the first week of the summer internship acquainting everyone with the new computers>
to give information to <his sailor friend acquainted him with the latest navigational aids for weekend yachtsmen>
Near Antonyms misinform, mislead
to make (one person) known (to another) socially <hoping that someone would acquaint them with the new neighbors>
Synonyms acquaint, present

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