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Acquainted

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Acqua'inted. [from acquaint.] Familiar, well known; not new.

Now call we our high court of parliament;
That war or peace, or both at once, may be
As things acquainted and familiar to us.
Shakesp. Henry IV.

Sources: Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 2 (72)

Attributes: None (44)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Acquainted." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: December 12, 2013. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=13258.


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