Acquit is a verb that gives the definition to decide that someone is not guilty of a crime. To release or discharge. To settle or satisfy. To free or clear. To bear or conduct.
- The jury ‘acquitted’ her of the crime that she supposedly had commit.
- He ‘acquitted’ himself of all of the worries in life, by deciding to simply live his life to the best of his ability.
- The striker ‘acquitted’ himself in a great manner to help his team to victory.