Definition of


  1. (verb, communication) make familiar or conversant with
    We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Familiarise

acquaint, familiarize

Alternate forms of Familiarise

Derivations: familiarisation

Hyponyms: get into, orient, reacquaint, verse

Hypernyms: inform

Origin of the word Familiarise

  1. British spelling of familiarize; for spelling, see -ize. Related: Familiarised; familiarising. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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