acquaint: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (u-kwānt'), [key]
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
- to make more or less familiar, aware, or conversant (usually fol. by with): to acquaint the mayor with our plan.
- to furnish with knowledge; inform (usually fol. by with): to acquaint the manager with one's findings.
- to bring into social contact; introduce (usually fol. by with): She acquainted her roommate with my cousin.