Übersetzung von “acquit” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /əˈkwɪt/ us -tt-

to decide officially in a law court that someone is not guilty of a particular crime

She was acquitted of all the charges against her.
Five months ago he was acquitted on a shoplifting charge.
→ Compare convict verb
acquit yourself formal

to do better than expected in a difficult situation

I thought that he acquitted himself admirably in today’s meeting.

(Übersetzung von “acquit” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)