acquit - definitions and synonyms

acquit verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

    Example Sentenses:

    • The suspect was cleared of the murder charges

  2. English Meaning: 

    : behave in a certain manner

    Example Sentenses:

    • She carried herself well

    • he bore himself with dignity

    • They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

    Synonyms:

    bear / behave / carry / comport / conduct / deport