Meaning of know one's way around in English:

know one's way around


(mainly British know one's way about)
  • Be familiar with (an area, procedure, or subject).

    ‘Cottrell has been a coach since 1981, so he knows his way around the league.’
    • ‘Presumably Davies knows his way around the Hollywood A-list well enough.’
    • ‘Although he is a relative newcomer to the lobbying game, Livingston obviously knows his way around the halls of Congress and how to pitch for a client.’
    • ‘The plant was filled with workers who barely knew their way around, let alone grasped the dangers they faced.’