Definition of acquittance:
freeing, sacking, passing, handout, button, press release, loss, going, exit, dismission, vent, spillage, sack, release, discharge, expiration, liberation, firing, spill, waiver, tone ending, dismissal, departure, outlet.
- "The Double-Dealer", William Congreve.
The queen added thereto the honour of Woodstock, an appanage of the crown, on the simple condition of rendering at Windsor Castle every year on the anniversary of the victory of Blenheim, a flag adorned with three fleur- de- lys, " as acquittance for all manner of rents, suits and services due to the crown."- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)", Isaac Disraeli.
- "Erema My Father's Sin", R. D. Blackmore.