Example sentences for: acquaintances

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

  • Book -- Truman Capote: In Which Various Friends, Enemies, Acquaintances, and Detractors Recall His Turbulent Career , by George Plimpton;

  • We are often invited to parties and dinners at some really splendid homes owned by wealthy acquaintances and clients of both my husband and me.

  • Of the 17 Alexandrians I contacted, five consider themselves acquaintances of Lamar, 10 call themselves friends (including an old roommate, a godmother to his kids, and someone who ate dinner with him the night before), and one is his brother-in-law.

  • 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.

  • Galindo’s studies of Chicana prisoners show the social importance of caló in conveying a “sense of intimacy and camaraderie between women who shared similar life experiences and acquaintances” (1993, 34).

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