Definition of acquittal:
oblivion, remission, acquit, dismissing, discharging, freeing, forbearance, quittance, releasing, bar, law, relief from, deliverance, award, reprieve, exemption, charge, acquitting, springing, annul, bring in a verdict, call for, citation, suspended sentence, clearing, letting off, mercy.
- acquittal (part of speech: noun)
- vindication (part of speech: noun)
- "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans", Clough, Arthur Hugh.
- "Madame Roland, Makers of History", John S. C. Abbott.
Still, however, he looked forward with almost absolute certainty to Thady's acquittal at his trial, and was by far more angry with the young man himself, at his folly in attempting to fly from justice, than he was at the deed which had put him under its power.- "The Macdermots of Ballycloran", Anthony Trollope.