Acquaintanceship Ac*quaint"ance*ship, n. A state of being acquainted; acquaintance. --Southey. [1913 Webster]

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  • acquaintanceship — index contact (association) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • acquaintanceship — n. 1) to strike up an acquaintanceship with 2) a casual; close, intimate acquaintanceship 3) an acquaintanceship with * * * [ə kweɪntənsʃɪp] close intimate acquaintanceship a casual an acquaintanceship with to strike up an acquaintanceship with …   Combinatory dictionary

  • acquaintanceship — ac|quaint|ance|ship [əˈkweıntənsʃıp] n [U] 1.) your experience or knowledge of a subject 2.) a slight friendship with someone ▪ Sheridan had struck up an acquaintanceship with Giles (=had met him and became friendly with him) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • acquaintanceship — noun see acquaintance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • acquaintanceship — See acquaintance. * * * …   Universalium

  • acquaintanceship — noun a) The state of being acquainted; acquaintance. b) An acquaintance …   Wiktionary

  • acquaintanceship — n. friendship, relationship, familiarity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acquaintanceship — noun (U) formal 1 your experience or knowledge of a subject 2 the fact of knowing someone socially …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • acquaintanceship — ac·quaint·ance·ship …   English syllables

  • acquaintanceship — noun a relationship less intimate than friendship • Syn: ↑acquaintance • Derivationally related forms: ↑acquaintance • Hypernyms: ↑relationship …   Useful english dictionary

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