Synonyms for acquitted
|Grammar : Verb|
|Spell : uh-kwit|
|Phonetic Transcription : əˈkwɪt|
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Définition of acquittedOrigin :
- "freed, exonerated," 1670s, past participle adjective from acquit (v.). Formerly in this sense was acquit (late 14c.), perhaps on analogy of pps. such as hit.
- verb announce removal of blame
- verb behave some way
- "Acquitted by a smile from Amelia, worth all our acclamations," said Mrs. Beaumont.
- Extract from : « Tales And Novels, Volume 5 (of 10) » by Maria Edgeworth
- Their very simplicity and ignorance would have acquitted them.
- Extract from : « The Celtic Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 3, January 1876 » by Various
- He would like to say a few words, while there is time, to those who would have acquitted him.
- Extract from : « Apology » by Plato
- On this wise the ambassadors were acquitted of all concern in the matter and dismissed.
- Extract from : « Hellenica » by Xenophon
- Soon he had acquitted himself of his stewardship and given the check into her hand.
- Extract from : « The Duke Of Chimney Butte » by G. W. Ogden
- All of its defenders have acquitted themselves loyally and nobly.
- Extract from : « Henry IV, Makers of History » by John S. C. Abbott
- Two were banged; Paten and another, named Collier, acquitted.
- Extract from : « One Of Them » by Charles James Lever
- Let us follow the doctor, and see how he acquitted himself in his diplomacy.
- Extract from : « Barrington » by Charles James Lever
- I was tried ten days after by a military commission, and acquitted.
- Extract from : « Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume II (of II) » by Charles James Lever
- It is needless to say that I acquitted myself of the duty with much delight.
- Extract from : « The Memoires of Casanova, Complete » by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
Antonyms for acquitted
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