In the midst of the clubbiness, there is a heimishe Yiddish for familiar , old school quality. New York—and Brooklyn in particular—was familiar turf for Brinsley. But Kent will not let us off the familiar horror hook so easily. Thure and Bud were too familiar with this type of wilderness manhood to be worried in the least over their rough looks and dress. The building is so far beyond any familiar proportions that at first sight all details are lost upon its broad front. Now, you see, I'm not familiar with some of the things that were discussed with the other bureau commanders. Forms, now turning into dust, holy in our memories, read these familiar pages. And now more people were coming up the stairs, a drawling, familiar voice—Alma Drew on the landing below.
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To save this word, you'll need to log in. These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'familiar. Send us feedback. See More First Known Use of familiar Noun 13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1 Adjective 14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1 History and Etymology for familiar Adjective and Noun Middle English familier , from Anglo-French, from Latin familiaris , from familia — see family entry 1 Keep scrolling for more Learn More about familiar Share familiar Post the Definition of familiar to Facebook Share the Definition of familiar on Twitter Time Traveler for familiar.
Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms. Synonyms for familiar intimate mundane recognizable simple usual commonplace domestic homespun household native natural ordinary plain routine stock accustomed conventional customary everyday frequent garden variety habitual humble informal known matter-of-fact old hat prosaic proverbial repeated unceremonious unsophisticated wonted workaday TRY familiar IN A SENTENCE BELOW. Antonyms for familiar abnormal alien business different extraordinary foreign industrial original uncommon unusual aloof cold cool distant ignorant new reserved strange unacquainted unapproachable undistinguished unfamiliar unfriendly unknowledgeable unknown unremarkable MOST RELEVANT.
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