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American English: /əˈkweɪn(t)əd/
British English: /əˈkweɪntɪd/

adjective predicative

  • 1to be acquainted with somebody
    conocer a alguien
    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 or get acquainted
    necesitamos tiempo para (llegar a) conocernos
  • 2to be acquainted with something
    (be informed of) estar al tanto or al corriente de algo
    estar interiorizado de algo (Southern Cone)
    (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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