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acquaint
used in As You Like It

4 uses
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Definition
to cause to know; or to cause to be familiar with
  • Marry, do I, sir; and I came to acquaint you with a matter.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — An Orchard near OLIVER'S house (70% in)
  • Your brother is but young and tender; and, for your love, I would be loath to foil him, as I must, for my own honour, if he come in: therefore, out of my love to you, I came hither to acquaint you withal; that either you might stay him from his intendment, or brook such disgrace well as he shall run into; in that it is thing of his own search, and altogether against my will.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — An Orchard near OLIVER'S house (76% in)
  • Have you not been acquainted with goldsmiths' wives, and conned them out of rings?
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The Forest of Arden (62% in)
  • I pr'ythee, pretty youth, let me be better acquainted with thee.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The Forest of Arden (1% in)

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