Synonyms of familiar in English:

familiar

adjective

  • 4 they object to him being familiar with the staff
    overfamiliar, unduly familiar, over-free, presumptuous, disrespectful, forward, bold, impudent, impertinent, intrusive; making passes at, chatting up, making advances towards
    informal pushy
    they object to him being familiar with the staff
    [Antonyms] formal

Phrases

familiar with

are you familiar with the subject?
[Antonyms] unfamiliar with
acquainted withconversant withversed ininformed aboutknowledgeable aboutwell informed aboutinstructed inskilled inproficient inat home withno stranger toau fait withau courant withapprised ofabreast ofup to date within touch with informalwell up onin the know aboutgenned up onclued in onclued up onplugged intoBritish informalswitched on to archaicware of

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