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familiar

US [fəˈmɪljər]
UK [fəˈmɪliə(r)]
  • adj.熟悉;通晓;熟悉的;常见到的
  • n.同…亲近起来;亲友;常客;高级官吏的家属
  • Web常见的;通晓的;熟知的
Plural Form:familiars  
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adj.
1.
熟悉的;常见到的;常听说的well known to you; often seen or heard and therefore easy to recognize
to look/sound/taste familiar
看╱听╱尝起来熟悉
He's a familiar figure in the neighbourhood.
他在这个地区是大家熟悉的人物。
Something about her voice was vaguely familiar.
她的声音有点耳熟。
The smell is very familiar to everyone who lives near a bakery.
住在面包店附近的人都很熟悉这种气味。
Violent attacks are becoming all too familiar(= sadly familiar) .
暴力攻击变成了司空见惯的现象。
2.
~ with sth
通晓;熟悉knowing sth very well
an area with which I had been familiar since childhood
我自幼就了若指掌的一个地区
Are you familiar with the computer software they use?
你熟悉他们使用的计算机软件吗?
3.
~ (with sb)
随便的very informal, sometimes in a way that is unpleasant
You seem to be on very familiar terms with your tutor.
你似乎和你的导师之间很随便。
After a few drinks her boss started getting too familiar for her liking.
老板几杯酒下肚以后就开始令她觉得过分亲昵。

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