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acquittal

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of acquittal

  1. a setting free from a charge of wrongdoing confidently predicted that his client's trial would result in a full acquittal Synonyms of acquittal clearing, exculpation, exoneration, vindication Words Related to acquittal absolution, condonation, forgiveness, pardon, remission; atonement, expiation; compurgation; whitewash Near Antonyms of acquittal accusation, arraignment, impeachment, incrimination, indictment; prosecution; castigation, censure, condemnation, denunciation Antonyms of acquittal conviction



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