acquaintance

suomi-englanti sanakirja

acquaintance englannista suomeksi

  1. tuttava, tuttu

  2. tuntemus

  3. tuttavuus, tuttavasuhde

  1. Substantiivi

  2. tuttavuus, tuttavasuhde

  3. tuttava, tuttu

acquaintance englanniksi

  1. A state of being acquainted with a person; originally indicating friendship, intimacy, but now suggesting a slight knowledge less deep than that of friendship; acquaintanceship. (defdate)

  2. (ux)

  3. 1799, Jones (philologist)|William Jones (translator), ''Hitopadesha|Hito'pade'sa'', in ''The Works'', Volume 6, page 22:

  4. Contract no friendſhip, or even acquaintance, with a guileful man : he reſembles a coal, which when hot burneth the hand, and when cold blacketh it.
  5. A person or persons with whom one is acquainted. (defdate)

  6. {{quote-text|en|year=1848|author=Babington Macaulay|Thomas Babington Macaulay|title=History Of England From the Accession of James II/Chapter XVI|The History Of England From the Accession of James II|chapter=XVI

  7. Such people collectively; one's circle of acquaintances (with plural concord). (defdate)

  8. (RQ:Wollstonecraft Vindication) was busy in the mean time in keeping up her connections, as she termed a numerous acquaintance, lest her girls should want a proper introduction into the great world.

  9. Personal knowledge ((m) a specific subject etc.). (defdate)

  10. (RQ:Beckett Watt)

  11. (alt form)