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acquits

verb
present tense third-person singular of acquit

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1 to free from a charge of wrongdoing
  • acquitted of the robbery charge after proving he was nowhere near the scene of the crime

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2 to manage the actions of (oneself) in a particular way
  • the king promised handsome rewards to all who acquitted themselves well in the battle

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“Acquits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/acquits. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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