Synonyms of familiar in English:

familiar

adjective

  • 1 a familiar task
    well known, recognized, accustomed;
    literary wonted
  • 2 are you familiar with the subject?
    acquainted with, conversant with, versed in, knowledgeable of, well informed in/of;
    skilled in, proficient in;
    at home with, no stranger to, au fait with, au courant with
    informal up on, in the know about
  • 3 a familiar atmosphere
    informal, casual, relaxed, easy, comfortable;
    friendly, unceremonious, unreserved, open, natural, unpretentious
    [Antonyms] formal
  • 4 he is too familiar with the teachers
    presumptuous, overfamiliar, disrespectful, forward, bold, impudent, impertinent
    [Antonyms] formal
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