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  1. Informed, well-informed, familiar, acquainted
  2. Side by side, with breasts in a line; as,
  • Two men could hardly walk . - Macaulay
    1. (nautical) Side by side; also, opposite; over against; on a line with the vessel's beam; -- with of.
    2. Up to a certain level or line; equally advanced; as, to keep of or with the present state of science.
    3. (obsolete): At the same time; simultaneously
  • Abreast therewith began a convocation. - Fuller
  • Etymology: Prefix a- + breast

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