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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, with whom he had been seen socializing regularly.”
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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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Conforming or adhering to whatever is customary, traditional, or generally accepted
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Well-known or long established
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Experienced, especially in terms of a profession or a hobby
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Something or someone that is beloved
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Widely known, especially in a positive way
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Pleasant and amicable in nature
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Used in or suitable for everyday conversation rather than formal or official contexts
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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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An identifying feature
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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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Tending to, or fond of, talking at length
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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
A person who frequents or visits a given place often
“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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