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Significado de “acquit” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "acquit" - Diccionario Inglés

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acquitverb

uk   /əˈkwɪt/  us   /əˈkwɪt/ (-tt-)
[T often passive] 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.
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acquit yourself formal
to do better than expected in a difficult situation: I thought that he acquitted himself admirably in today's meeting.
(Definition of acquit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "acquit" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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acquitverb [T]

 us   /əˈkwɪt/ (-tt-)
  • acquit verb [T] (DECIDE NOT GUILTY)

to decide officially in a court of law that someone is not guilty of a particular crime: She was acquitted. The jury acquitted him.
  • acquit verb [T] (PERFORM)

fml to cause yourself to perform or behave in the stated way: She acquitted herself well, finishing second.
(Definition of acquit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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