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

We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation.
Florence Scovel Shinn