familiar with

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of familiar with

: having some knowledge about (something)
  • We are familiar with the situation.
  • I'm not very familiar with that area.

Word by Word Definitions

familiar play
  1. : a member of the household of a high official

  2. : one who is often seen and well known

  3. : a spirit often embodied in an animal and held to attend and serve or guard a person

  1. : closely acquainted : intimate

  2. : affable, sociable

  3. : of or relating to a family (see 1family)


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