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acquit

see definition of acquit
  • verbannounce removal of blame
  • verbbehave some way
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Synonyms for acquit

verb announce removal of blame
  • absolve
  • clear
  • discharge
  • exonerate
  • free
  • let go
  • vindicate
  • deliver
  • exculpate
  • excuse
  • liberate
  • release
  • relieve
  • whitewash
  • blink at
  • disculpate
  • let off
  • let off the hook
  • wink at
  • wipe off

Antonyms for acquit

  • accuse
  • blame
  • charge
  • condemn
  • convict
  • hold
  • incarcerate
  • incriminate
  • punish
  • sentence
  • keep
  • limit
  • restrain
  • censure
  • damn
  • denounce
  • doom
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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absolve

verb. free from responsibility, duty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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