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acquainted

Pronunciation: /əˈkweɪntəd; əˈkweɪntɪd/

Translation of acquainted in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

(predicative/predicativo)
  • 1.1to be acquainted with sb conocer* a algn I didn't know you were acquainted with Henry no sabía que conocías a Henry are you acquainted? ¿se conocen ustedes? we need time to become o get acquainted necesitamos tiempo para (llegar a) conocernos 1.2to be acquainted with sth (be informed of) estar* al tanto or al corriente de algo, estar* interiorizado de algo (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) (be familiar with) estar* familiarizado con algo are you acquainted with the works of Dickens? ¿está familiarizado con la obra de Dickens? perhaps you are not fully acquainted with the facts quizás usted no esté totalmente al tanto or al corriente de los hechos

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