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FAMILIARISE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does familiarise mean? 

FAMILIARISE (verb)
  The verb FAMILIARISE has 1 sense:

1. make familiar or acquainted

  Familiarity information: FAMILIARISE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FAMILIARISE (verb)


Sense 1familiarise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Make familiar or acquainted

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

familiarise; familiarize; acquaint

Context examples:

you should acquaint yourself with your new computer / We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings

Hypernyms (to "familiarise" is one way to...):

inform (impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "familiarise"):

verse (familiarize through thorough study or experience)

get into (familiarize oneself thoroughly with)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s somebody with something


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