Pronunciation of Unacquainted
/ʌnɐkwˈe͡ɪntɪd/, /ʌnɐkwˈeɪntɪd/, /ʌ_n_ɐ_k_w_ˈeɪ_n_t_ɪ_d/
Synonyms for unacquainted:
Other synonyms and related words:
ingenuous, barren, heedless, lost, innocent, unwonted, unaccustomed, destitute, unconscious, unenlightened, unfamiliar, oblivious, unknowingly, insensible, hazy, ignorance, devoid, insensitive, removed, ignorant, ill-informed, illiterate, unknowing, unsuspecting, clean-handed, unwitting, uninitiated, veil, unmindful, stump, uninformed, clueless, blind, incognizant, inexperienced, nescient, unaware.
unfamiliar with (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for unacquainted:
- The fragments of conversation heard while the boys were carrying him told that he was in an abandoned shaft, and, unacquainted though he was with mines in general, it did not require much thought to convince him how nearly impossible it would be to escape unaided. - "Down the Slope", James Otis.
- I will die in your defence; but I am unacquainted with the castle, and want-" " Oh!" - "The Castle of Otranto", Horace Walpole.
- I alighted, and asked the first comer to lead me to the Duchesse Sforze, the position of whose apartments I am unacquainted with. - "The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 12 And His Court and of The Regency", Duc de Saint-Simon.