toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

acquaint
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to cause to know; or to cause to be familiar with
  • But, look, the morn, in russet mantle clad, Walks o'er the dew of yon high eastward hill: Break we our watch up: and by my advice, Let us impart what we have seen to-night Unto young Hamlet; for, upon my life, This spirit, dumb to us, will speak to him: Do you consent we shall acquaint him with it, As needful in our loves, fitting our duty?
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Elsinore (98% in)

There are no more uses of "acquaint" in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®