assoil

DEFINITIONS OF: assoil

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v pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

Synonyms:
acquit, clear, discharge, exculpate, exonerate
Antonyms:
convict
find or declare guilty
Types:
vindicate
clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof
whitewash
exonerate by means of a perfunctory investigation or through biased presentation of data
purge
clear of a charge
Type of:
judge, label, pronounce
pronounce judgment on
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