more than a passing acquaintance with

Definition of more than a passing acquaintance with

  1. :  a lot of knowledge about He has more than a passing acquaintance with wine.

Word by Word Definitions

moreplay
  1. :  greater

    :  additional, further

  1. :  in addition

    :  moreover

  1. :  a greater quantity, number, or amount

    :  something additional :  an additional amount

    :  persons of higher rank

  1. :  additional persons or things or a greater amount

passingplay
  1. :  the act of one that passes or causes to pass

    :  death

  1. :  going by or past

    :  having a brief duration

    :  surpassing

  1. :  to a surpassing degree :  exceedingly

acquaintanceplay
  1. :  the state of being acquainted

    :  personal knowledge :  familiarity

    :  the persons with whom one is acquainted


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