conversant with

(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. acquainted with, versed in, knowledgeable; see familiar with , knowledgeable .

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  • conversant with — index acquainted, informed (educated) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • conversant with — familiar with or knowledgeable about something. → conversant …   English new terms dictionary

  • conversant with — Acquainted with, familiar with, versed in, skilled in, proficient in …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • conversant with the material — well acquainted with the material …   English contemporary dictionary

  • be conversant with — index comprehend (understand) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • conversant — conversant, versed are comparable when they mean being familiar with something; they are seldom found in attributive use. Conversant (usually followed by with) implies a familiarity with a subject or a field of knowledge or with the writings on… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Conversant — Con ver*sant, a. [L. conversans, p. pr. of conversari: cf. F. conversant.] 1. Having frequent or customary intercourse; familiary associated; intimately acquainted. [1913 Webster] I have been conversant with the first persons of the age. Dryden.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conversant — ► ADJECTIVE (conversant with) ▪ familiar with or knowledgeable about …   English terms dictionary

  • conversant — adj. (cannot stand alone) familiar 1) thoroughly conversant 2) conversant in 3) conversant with (conversant with procedures) * * * [kən vɜːs(ə)nt] (cannot stand alone) [ familiar ] thoroughly conversant conversant in conversant with (conversant… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • conversant — con|ver|sant [kənˈvə:sənt US ə:r ] adj [not before noun] 1.) formal having knowledge or experience of something conversant with ▪ Staff members are conversant with the issues. 2.) AmE able to hold a conversation in a foreign language, but not… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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