简明英汉词典

acquaint
[E5kweint]
vt.
使熟知, 通知

美国传统词典[双解]

acquaint
ac.quaint
AHD:[…-kw3nt“]
D.J.[*6kweint]
K.K.[*6kwent]
v.tr.(及物动词)
ac.quaint.edac.quaint.ingac.quaints

(1)

To cause to come to know personally:
了解,认识:
Let me acquaint you with my family.
请让你认识一下我的家人

(2)

To make familiar:
使熟悉,了解:
acquainted myself with the controls.
我熟悉了一下规定

(3)

To inform:
通知,告知:
Please acquaint us with your plans.
请告诉我们你的计划

语源

(1)

Middle English aqueinten
中古英语 aqueinten

(2)

from Old French acointier
源自 古法语 acointier

(3)

from Medieval Latin adcognit3e
源自 中世纪拉丁语 adcognit3e

(4)

from Latin accognitus [past participle of] accognoscere [to know perfectly]
源自 拉丁语 accognitus [] accognoscere的过去分词 [完美地了解]

(5)

ad- [intensive pref.] * see ad-
ad- [加强前缀] *参见 ad-

(6)

cognoscere [to know] * see cognition
cognoscere [知道] *参见 cognition

现代英汉词典

acquaint
[E5kweInt]
vt.
(与with 连用)使熟悉;使相识;介绍

习惯用语

be acquainted with
知道;相识

现代英汉综合大辞典

acquaint
[E5kweint]
vt.

(1)

告知, 通知

(2)

使熟悉, 使了解, 使通晓(with), 介绍
be directly acquainted with
直接了解
Let me acquaint you with the facts.
让我把事实告诉你。
My mother acquainted her with my intention.
我母亲把我的意图告诉了她。
I am already acquainted with him.
我已经和他相熟。
You must acquaint yourself with your new duties.
你必须熟悉你的新任务。

(3)

【说明】此词用于被动语态中, 过去分词acquainted已经失去动作意义, 相当于一个形容词。例如: “我是去年认识他的。”不能译作: I acquainted him last year. 或 I was acquainted with him last year. 第一句是语态错误, 第二句混淆了“状态”和“动作”, 只能译成: I got [became] acquainted with him last year. 或 I made his acquaintance last year.

继承用法

acquainted
adj.
有知识的, 知晓某事的; 结识

习惯用语

acquaint oneself with
熟悉, 通晓, 摸清

acquaint sb. with
把...通知[告诉]某人

acquaint sb. of
把...通知[告诉]某人

be [get] acquainted with
认识(某人); 熟悉(某事)

参考词汇
inform    

用法词典

acquaint
来自拉丁语adcognitare
英文相关词典

acquaint
enlighten    inform    notify    teach    tell    

美国传统词典

acquaint
ac.quaint
AHD:[…-kw3nt“]
D.J.[*6kweint]
K.K.[*6kwent]
v.tr.
ac.quaint.ed, ac.quaint.ing, ac.quaints

(1)

To cause to come to know personally:
Let me acquaint you with my family.

(2)

To make familiar:
acquainted myself with the controls.

(3)

To inform:
Please acquaint us with your plans.

语源

(1)

Middle English aqueinten

(2)

from Old French acointier

(3)

from Medieval Latin adcognit3e

(4)

from Latin accognitus [past participle of] accognoscere [to know perfectly]

(5)

ad- [intensive pref.] * see ad-

(6)

cognoscere [to know] * see cognition

英汉航海大词典

acquaint
n.知道,熟悉

英汉化学大词典

acquaint
vt.熟悉,知道,通知

英汉海运大词典

acquaint
使熟悉

英汉经贸大词典

acquaint
n.知道,熟悉

英汉计算机大词典

acquaint
vt.熟悉(知道,通知)

英汉心理学大词典

acquaint
使熟悉

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