Translation of "acquittal" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /əˈkwɪt.əl/ us /-ˈkwɪt̬-/

the decision of a court that someone is not guilty

The first trial ended in a hung jury, the second in acquittal.
Of the three cases that went to trial, two ended in acquittals.

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