Thesaurus / acquit

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He was acquitted after testimony from his character witnesses, Willie Nelson and Robert Duvall, and then demanded that the guy give back his bullet, which was still lodged in his neck.

Consequently he at once remarked, "So the Republic will not acquit me under the law of treason as it did you!"

The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1Marcus Tullius Cicero

Thus there was a deficiency of a million in what I had relied upon to acquit former engagements.

In that matter touching the Orley Farm estate he could acquit his mother instantly,—with acclamation.

Orley FarmAnthony Trollope

And on this the judge had to instruct the jury that they must acquit the prisoner.

We acquit many of the leading and most respectable manufacturers from being participators in any such scheme.

Acquit yourself of the foul deed imputed to you, and I shall be happy to serve you as far as lies in my power.

The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, CompleteMadame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe

It is a very creditable one in itself, and may I but acquit myself of it with sufficiency it will do me honour.

I not only acquit De Quincey of all serious moral delinquency,—I declare distinctly that no imputation of it was ever intended.

I told him there was a terrible fact alleged, of which I could not conceive it possible for him to acquit himself.

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