When you have heard of a brand of computer, this is an example of a familiarity with the computer.
When you have lunch with an old friend and fall back into the patterns of your past, this is an example of feeling a sense of familiarity.
Cooperation that came easily because of the partners' familiarity.
The familiarity of the buildings made us realize that we must be near the hotel.
Found the familiarity of the sales clerk offensive.
I have little familiarity with that software program.
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Origin of familiarity
- From Middle French familiarité, from Latin familiāritātem.