Definition Acquaintance

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.


Definition

an acquaintance: a person you know or have met but do not know very well
noun
That's John. He's a new business acquaintance; I met him at a conference last week.

Pronunciation examples
UK: Pleased to make your acquaintance, Mr Jones.
US: I have 400 acquaintances and two very good friends.

Examples


Still having difficulties with 'Acquaintance'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Acquaintance'? Share it with us!