Definition of well acquainted in English:

well acquainted


  • Having a good knowledge of something.

    ‘both are very well acquainted with the area’
    • ‘His wife Andrea, is an accomplished athlete in a wide range of disciplines and is, like her husband, well acquainted with the nuances of adventure racing.’
    • ‘A country woman through and through, Mary was close to the land and herself and Paddy were hard working people who were well acquainted with the demands of the seasons.’
    • ‘Local shop-owners and businesses were well acquainted with her friendly face.’
    • ‘But there is at least one movie theater where the managers are well aware of the law - and their customers are getting well acquainted with it, too.’
    • ‘In fact, the majority of my clients are often well acquainted with basic healthy eating principles.’