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|part of speech:
||acquits, acquitted, acquitting
||to free from a charge of breaking the law; declare not guilty.
We were not very surprised that the judge acquitted the old woman.
- condemn, convict, indict
- similar words:
- discharge, dismiss, free, let off, pardon
||behave, excuse, spare
||acquittal (n.), acquitter (n.)