Associations to the word «Familiarity»


FAMILIARITY, noun. The state of being extremely friendly; intimacy.
FAMILIARITY, noun. Undue intimacy; inappropriate informality, impertinence.
FAMILIARITY, noun. An instance of familiar behaviour.
FAMILIARITY, noun. Close or habitual acquaintance with someone or something; understanding or recognition acquired from experience.

Dictionary definition

FAMILIARITY, noun. Personal knowledge or information about someone or something.
FAMILIARITY, noun. Usualness by virtue of being familiar or well known.
FAMILIARITY, noun. Close or warm friendship; "the absence of fences created a mysterious intimacy in which no one knew privacy".
FAMILIARITY, noun. A casual manner.
FAMILIARITY, noun. An act of undue intimacy.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.