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familiar

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Pronunciation

Adjective

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Positive
familiar

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. Known to one.
    There’s a familiar face.
  2. Acquainted.
    I'm not familiar with this system.
  3. Intimate or friendly.
    We are not on familiar terms.
  4. Inappropriately intimate or friendly.
    Don’t be familiar with me, boy!

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Noun

Singular
familiar

Plural
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familiar ({{{1}}})
  1. An attendant spirit often in animal form.
    The witch’s familiar was a black cat.

Translations


Galician

Noun

familiar mf

  1. familiar (as opposed to formal)

Spanish

Adjective

familiar m. and f. (plural familiares)

  1. of family
  2. close, familiar
  3. daily, plain

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