New conversance with tradesmen’s bills had forced his reasoning into a new channel of comparison: he had begun to consider from a new point of view what was necessary and unnecessary in goods ordered, and to see that there must be some change of habits.
There are no more uses of "conversant" in the book.
Show samples from other sources
conversant with the fine details of searching the Internet
all I can say is that he is little conversant with affairs of the heart, and I certainly shall not trouble myself to enlighten him any farther.