What is another word for familiar?

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Adjective
Frequent or common
“The city was rather unexciting, just the familiar urban landscape of shops, buildings and streets.”
Adjective
Having information as a result of previous exposure to the given subject
“She has had many dealings with our firm and is familiar with the work that will be involved.”
Adjective
Being on friendly terms
“The lawyer was clearly on familiar terms with his client, having been seen socializing together on regular occasions.”
Adjective
Informal or intimate to an inappropriate degree
“Joe was getting a little too familiar with the guests and we decided to ask him to leave.”
Adjective
Comfortable in nature, especially due to familiarity
“It's great to be back in the familiar surrounds of my home again.”
Noun
Someone who regularly spends time in a particular place
“He is a longtime familiar at the bar where everybody knows his name.”
Noun
(obsolete) A close friend
“The normally reserved writer can actually be quite warm with someone he considers a familiar.”
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