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Adjective
Frequent or common
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“The familiar urban landscape of shops, buildings, and streets would dominate the city.”
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Having information as a result of previous exposure to the given subject
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“She has had many dealings with our firm and is familiar with the work that will be involved.”
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Being on friendly terms
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“The lawyer was clearly on familiar terms with his client, having been seen socializing together on regular occasions.”
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Informal or intimate to an inappropriate degree
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“Joe was getting a little too familiar with the guests, and we decided to ask him to leave.”
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Comfort based on one's experience and knowledge with their surroundings
“It's great to be back in the familiar surrounds of my home again.”
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Well-known or long established
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Something or someone that is beloved
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Marked by having extensive life experiences
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Widely known, especially in a positive way
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Used in or suitable for speech and not formal writing
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Being in the habit or custom
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(of cultural activities or products) Designed with the intention to suit the taste of the general public rather than specialists or intellectuals
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Of or pertaining to society or social groups, or to their activities, customs, etc.
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Able to be recognized
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Open, honest, and direct in speech or writing, especially when dealing with unpalatable matters
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Decided and fixed
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Entrusted with another's secret affairs
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Fond of talking or conversation
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Lacking in refinement or good taste
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Referring to an individual's character, appearance, or private life in an inappropriate or offensive way
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Noun
Someone who regularly spends time in a particular place
“He is a longtime familiar at the bar where everybody knows his name.”
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(obsolete) A close friend
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“The usually reserved writer can be quite warm with someone he considers a familiar.”
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Mythical creature, magical animal
Adverb
Having knowledge of a fact or information
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