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Definition of Acquaintance


  1. A state of being acquainted, or of having intimate, or more than slight or superficial, knowledge; personal knowledge gained by intercourse short of that of friendship or intimacy; as, I know the man; but have no acquaintance with him.
  2. A person or persons with whom one is acquainted.
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Acquaintance Translations

acquaintance in Afrikaans is kennis
acquaintance in Danish is bekendt
acquaintance in Dutch is kennis, relatie, bekende
acquaintance in French is connaissance
acquaintance in German is Bekanntschaft
acquaintance in Italian is conoscenza, conoscente
acquaintance in Norwegian is bekjentskap
acquaintance in Portuguese is conhecimento
acquaintance in Swedish is bekantskap