assoilzie

transitive verb
as·​soil·​zie | \ əˈsȯil(y)ē \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of assoilzie

Scottish
: assoil specifically : to acquit by sentence of court

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History and Etymology for assoilzie

Middle English (Scots dialect) assoilyen, assolyen, from Middle French assoudre (1st person singular present indicative assoil, 3d person singular present subjunctive assoille)

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“Assoilzie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assoilzie. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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