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Meaning of "conversance" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONVERSANCE

conversance  [kənˈvɜːsəns] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONVERSANCE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Conversance is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONVERSANCE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of conversance in the English dictionary

The definition of conversance in the dictionary is familiarity with; experience in.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONVERSANCE


absence
ˈæbsəns
adolescence
ˌædəˈlɛsəns
electroluminescence
ɪˌlɛktrəʊˌluːmɪˈnɛsəns
essence
ˈɛsəns
fluorescence
ˌflʊəˈrɛsəns
immunofluorescence
ˌɪmjʊnəʊflʊəˈrɛsəns
innocence
ˈɪnəsəns
licence
ˈlaɪsəns
license
ˈlaɪsəns
lucence
ˈluːsəns
luminescence
ˌluːmɪˈnɛsəns
magnificence
mæɡˈnɪfɪsəns
no-nonsense
ˌnəʊˈnɒnsəns
noctilucence
ˌnɒktɪˈluːsəns
nonsense
ˈnɒnsəns
nuisance
ˈnjuːsəns
puissance
ˈpjuːɪsəns
reconnaissance
rɪˈkɒnɪsəns
reminiscence
ˌrɛmɪˈnɪsəns
renaissance
rəˈneɪsəns

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONVERSANCE

conversable
conversableness
conversably
conversancy
conversant
conversantly
conversation
conversation class
conversation piece
conversation stopper
conversational
conversational implicature
conversationalist
conversationally
conversationism
conversationist
conversative
conversazione
conversazioni
converse

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONVERSANCE

advance
chevisance
cognisance
complaisance
defeasance
Early Renaissance
High Renaissance
impuissance
malfeasance
misfeasance
nonfeasance
obeisance
pleasance
public nuisance
recognisance
recusance
suffisance
the Early Renaissance
the High Renaissance
the Renaissance
usance

Synonyms and antonyms of conversance in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «conversance» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONVERSANCE

Find out the translation of conversance to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of conversance from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «conversance» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

conversance
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

conversance
570 millions of speakers

English

conversance
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

conversance
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حاكمية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

conversance
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

familiaridade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অবগতি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

conversance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Perbualan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

conversance
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

conversance
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

친밀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Percakapan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tính thân mật
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

conversance
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रूपांतर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

samimilik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

conversance
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

conversance
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

conversance
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

conversance
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

conversance
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vertroudheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

förtrogenhet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

conversance
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of conversance

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVERSANCE»

The term «conversance» is normally little used and occupies the 144.499 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVERSANCE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about conversance

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONVERSANCE»

Discover the use of conversance in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to conversance and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Aristotle's Metaphysics [theta] 1-3: On the Essence and ...
the sense of governing over . . . ; to be empowered for conversance and above all through conversance (Xoyoq) means: to be conversant in oneself and from out of oneself. This X6yov fyov is again doubled (Nic. Eth. Z 2, 1 139al2) into the ...
Martin Heidegger, 1995
2
Heidegger Reexamined vol 1:
But. at the same time. we lack a sense for the way a conversance with the object primes us to respond to the world by showing us what is relevant in the current situation. given our selfunderstanding and self-interpretation. Without such a ...
Heidegger
3
Heidegger and Unconcealment: Truth, Language, and History
But, at the same time, we lack a sense for the way a conversance with the object primes us to respond to the world by showing us what is relevant in the current situation, given our self- understanding and self-interpretation. Without such a ...
Mark A. Wrathall, 2010
4
Exploratio Philosophica Part Ii
In reality, the conversance of our senses with external objects and the formation by our mind of the ideas of the objects are the same thing looked at from one end of the process and from the other. Mr Mill as I have said, has gone nearer than ...
John Grote
5
Philosophical Topics
But, at the same time, we lack a sense for the way a conversance with the object primes us to respond to the world by showing us what is relevant in the current situation, given our self- understanding and self-interpretation. Without such a ...
Ark.). Department of philosophy University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, 2013
6
Heraclitus on Meaning and Knowledge Legitimation
Thus, the conversance of the performative utterance in this instance is threefold. One, there is an implicit conversance wherein the authority is recognized for his ability to perform a ceremony. Two, there is an implicit conversance, i.e., ability, ...
Matthew P. Meyer, 2008
7
Staff Development in Open and Flexible Education
Returning to the language acquisition metaphor, it is possible to conceive a staff development hierarchy of four levels of net literacy: awareness (pre-reading); conversance (reading); canfidence (writing); and competence (authoring).
Colin Latchem, Fred Lockwood, 2005
8
Counter-figures: An Essay on Anti-metaphoric Resistance. ...
This does not mean killing metaphors by abstraction, but paying attention to language, manifestation and the “conversance” we are having with the world and with each other.444 A WORD ON LUCILE'S COUNTER-WORD. THE INVISIBLE ...
Pajari Räsänen, 2007
9
Meaning and Medicine: A Reader in the Philosophy of Health Care
One sort of preparation is very wide (and critical) conversance with the actual terms, usually diverse and not tightly systematized, of moral assessment in the society the institution takes as its community—conversance with what Howard Brody ...
Hilde Lindemann Nelson, 2013
10
Staff Development in Open and Flexible Learning
Returning to the language acquisition metaphor, it is possible to conceive a staff development hierarchy of four levels of net literacy: awareness (pre-reading); conversance (reading); confidence (writing); and competence (authoring).
Colin R. Latchem, Fred Lockwood, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONVERSANCE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term conversance is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Delhi governance: A case of too many horses?
Another feature about the AGMUT officers has been their conversance with top politicians long before they rose to unforeseen heights of ... «Deccan Herald, May 15»
2
Look: Warwickshire see off Staffordshire to near County …
... Warwickshire opened up a 19-3 lead as Nuns scrum-half Tom Smitham's tap-and-go at the posts left O'Brien with the easiest of conversance. «Coventry Telegraph, May 15»
3
Review: Camerata Pacifica at Hahn Hall
After the intermission, Chien demonstrated her conversance with the impressionistic palette, playing a charming and alluring rendition of the ... «Santa Barbara Independent, Mar 15»
4
Updates on Coyiuto HK fete and Rodriguez book
Rodriguez is now based in Manila and his conversance with Philippine history was augmented during his directorship for decades of the ... «The Manila Times, Mar 15»
5
McPherson leading the way to Nationals
After winning the Western Athletic Conversance Championships while hosting them last year, it's somewhat apparent that the Utah Valley ... «UVU Review, Mar 15»
6
Slack acquires screen sharing platform Screenhero
... newcomers: the company's massive user base, reported at 1.35 billion active users, as well as users conversance with its feel, look and tools. «VatorNews, Jan 15»
7
Just say, “D'oh!”
And though I have an admittedly small data set to go by, one's conversance with The Simpsons appears to have little impact on one's opinion of ... «Boulder Weekly, Oct 14»
8
HOMELAND Season 4 scoop from co-creator Alex Gansa – Interview
We talked to so many people, we've read so many books – we've just tried to gain a conversance and an expertise in the short amount of time ... «Assignment X, Oct 14»
9
Review: Vijay Iyer's tour de force of solo pianism
Anyone who doubted Iyer's conversance with the classical piano repertoire had to be convinced by Iyer's rendition of his "One for Blount," which ... «Chicago Tribune, Sep 14»
10
Can I Tell My Boss I'm Going Home Because of Menstrual Cramps …
Oh, sure, he picks up certain ideas along the way, and an expectant father achieves a certain conversance with cervical topics, but mostly he ... «Slate Magazine, Aug 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Conversance [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/conversance>. Dec 2019 ».
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