familiar+knowledge

  • 1 familiar — 1 Familiar, intimate, close, confidential, chummy, thick are comparable when meaning near to one another because of constant or frequent association, shared interests and activities, or common sympathies, or, when applied to words or acts,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 2 Knowledge — Knowl edge, n. [OE. knowlage, knowlege, knowleche, knawleche. The last part is the Icel. suffix leikr, forming abstract nouns, orig. the same as Icel. leikr game, play, sport, akin to AS. l[=a]c, Goth. laiks dance. See {Know}, and cf. {Lake}, v.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 familiar — [fə mil′yər] adj. [ME familier < OFr < L familiaris, of a household, domestic < familia, FAMILY] 1. Archaic having to do with a family 2. friendly, informal, or intimate [to be on familiar terms] 3. too friendly; unduly intimate or bold; …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 familiar with — having some knowledge about (something) We are familiar with the situation. [=we know about the situation] I m not very familiar with that area. • • • Main Entry: ↑familiar …

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  • 5 familiar — ► ADJECTIVE 1) well known through long or close association. 2) frequently encountered; common. 3) (familiar with) having a good knowledge of. 4) in close friendship. 5) inappropriately intimate or informal. ► NOUN …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 Knowledge — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Knowledge >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 knowledge knowledge Sgm: N 1 cognizance cognizance cognition cognoscence| Sgm: N 1 acquaintance acquaintance experience ken privity insight familiarity …

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  • 7 knowledge — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Cognizance Nouns 1. knowledge, cognizance, cognition, acquaintance, ken, privity, familiarity, comprehension, apprehension, recognition, appreciation; intuition, conscience, consciousness, awareness,… …

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  • 8 familiar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. intimate, close; acquainted, well versed; common; presumptuous. n. intimate, associate; familiar spirit (see mythical deities, demon). See friend, nearness, sociality, insolence. Ant., unfamiliar,… …

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  • 9 familiar — fa|mil|i|ar1 W2S2 [fəˈmıliə US ər] adj [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: familier, from Latin familia; FAMILY] 1.) someone or something that is familiar is well known to you and easy to recognize ▪ a familiar tune look/sound familiar ▪ The… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 familiar — adj. 1 well known VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, smell, sound ▪ The place felt faintly familiar to me. ▪ become …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11 knowledge */*/*/ — UK [ˈnɒlɪdʒ] / US [ˈnɑlɪdʒ] noun Get it right: knowledge: Knowledge is an uncountable noun, so it is never used in the plural: Wrong: Students don t understand how to use these knowledges in real life. Right: Students don t understand how to use… …

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  • 12 familiar — I. noun Date: 13th century 1. a member of the household of a high official 2. one that is familiar; especially an intimate associate ; companion 3. a spirit often embodied in an animal and held to attend and serve or guard a person 4. a. one who… …

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  • 13 Familiar Songs (Tom Rapp album) — Infobox Album Name = Familiar Songs Type = Album Artist = Tom Rapp Background = lightsteelblue Released = 1972 Recorded = Genre = Length = 33:11 Label = Reprise Records Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|2|5… …

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  • 14 familiar — adjective 1》 well known from long or close association.     ↘common; usual. 2》 (familiar with) having a good knowledge of. 3》 in close friendship.     ↘inappropriately intimate or informal. noun 1》 (also familiar spirit) a demon supposedly… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15 KNOWLEDGE — (Roget s Thesaurus II) Index knowledge noun ability, acknowledgment, acquaintance (2), advertising, announcement (2), awareness, celebrity, communication, education …

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  • 16 familiar with — having a good knowledge of. → familiar …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 familiar — Fair or reasonable knowledge of, or acquaintance with. Closeness; intimacy …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 familiar — Fair or reasonable knowledge of, or acquaintance with. Closeness; intimacy …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 Methods of obtaining knowledge — Knowledge may originate or be derived from the following origins or methods: Observation or experience. This may be more or less sophisticated, ranging from a simple, I saw to carefully designed controlled experimentation. Reason or logic. Taking …

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  • 20 A Guide to the Scientific Knowledge of Things Familiar —   …

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