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acquaint
used in King Lear

2 uses
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Definition
to cause to know; or to cause to be familiar with
  • I will seek him, sir, presently; convey the business as I shall find means, and acquaint you withal.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — A Hall in the Earl of Gloster's Castle (55% in)
  • Go you before to Gloster with these letters: acquaint my daughter no further with anything you know than comes from her demand out of the letter.
    1.5 — Act 1 Scene 5 — Court before the Duke of Albany's Palace (7% in)

There are no more uses of "acquaint" in King Lear.

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