Translation of "acquit" - English-Spanish dictionary

acquit

verb uk /əˈkwɪt/ us -tt-

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

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

(Translation of “acquit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

acquit

verb /əˈkwit/ (past tense, past participle acquitted)

to declare (an accused person) to be innocent

absolver
The judge acquitted her of murder.
acquittal noun

absolución
He was released from prison following his acquittal.

(Translation of “acquit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)