Definition of Acquitted in English :

Define Acquitted in English

Acquitted meaning in English

Meaning of Acquitted in English

Pronunciation of Acquitted in English

Acquitted pronunciation in English

Pronounce Acquitted in English


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1. acquitted, not guilty

declared not guilty of a specific offense or crime; legally blameless

Example Sentences:
'he stands acquitted on all charges'
'the jury found him not guilty by reason of insanity'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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past participle of verb, past tense of verb

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tr.v. ac·quit·ted, ac·quit·ting, ac·quits
1. Law To find not guilty of a criminal offense.
2. To conduct (oneself) in a specified manner: acquitted herself well during the interview.
3. Archaic To release or discharge from an obligation, such as a debt.
4. Obsolete To repay.

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