Example sentences for: acquaintances

How can you use “acquaintances” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Of course personal acquaintances were not treated in such a cavalier fashion, and he must have accumulated an enormous correspondence, virtually none of which has survived, except for his letters from Sir James Murray, who with great presence of mind, on hearing of my grandfather's death, recovered the letters which he had sent him.

  • Many of my older acquaintances have little tolerance for any of them, while I would never be able to make a "desert island" choice between them--really.

  • At least initially, they found well-meaning new acquaintances at the Islamic Center of San Diego, which was only a stone's throw from the apartment where they first lived.

  • Prayer chains also thrive on the telephone, as callers dial friends and acquaintances and ask them to pray for someone in need--and then ask them to make the same request of their friends and acquaintances.

  • I have moved back to my hometown and renewed acquaintances with old high-school girlfriends.


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