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  • as inpardoned
  • as inrefunded

synonyms for acquitted

  • discharged
  • excused
  • exonerated
  • freed
  • released
  • let off

antonyms for acquitted

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  • accused
  • condemned
  • convicted
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    How to use acquitted in a sentence

    After he was acquitted, he felt the weight of how easily the false accusation could have destroyed him, if not for the skill of his attorney.
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    Courts sentenced the getaway driver to 30 years in prison, charged but have not arrested the alleged gunman and acquitted two other suspects.
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    He was acquitted in a bench trial, before a judge and not a jury, according to a news story.
    HOW CRIMINAL COPS OFTEN AVOID JAILBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESSSEPTEMBER 23, 2020PROPUBLICA
    She did not support Obamacare repeal, though she voted to acquit the president in his Senate trial and voted to confirm his Supreme Court nominees.
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    The Senate’s vote determines whether the president will be convicted or acquitted on all charges.
    IMPEACHMENT: JUST HOW DOES THE PROCESS WORK?BY TIA HUMPHRIESOCTOBER 5, 2019TRUTHBETOLD.NEWS
    For example, the House impeached Presidents Andrew Johnson and Clinton, but both were acquitted by the Senate.
    IMPEACHMENT: JUST HOW DOES THE PROCESS WORK?BY TIA HUMPHRIESOCTOBER 5, 2019TRUTHBETOLD.NEWS
    In harmony with a fundamental rule of law, a member who has once been acquitted cannot be tried again for the same offense.
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    John Smith was later charged with sedition, acquitted, and finally restored to his rightful council position.
    HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
    In 1819 he acquitted himself most creditably of a mission entrusted to him by that young man.
    REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
    Although the trial involved many political entanglements, Burr was finally acquitted.
    HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO ACQUITTED

    • acquitted
    • discharged
    • excused
    • exonerated
    • freed
    • let off
    • released
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