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acquit

1 verb LAW find not guilty
TRANSITIVEéigiontaigh verb  c m ufaigh neamhchiontachto acquit sb of sth duine a éigiontú i rudhe was acquitted on all charges fuarthas neamhchiontach i ngach cúis éthey were acquitted for lack of evidence fuarthas neamhchiontach iad de bharr easpa fianaise
INTRANSITIVEthey took the decision to acquit rinne siad an cinneadh gan ciontú a dhéanamhsix jurors voted to acquit vótáil seisear giúróirí in aghaidh an chiontaithe
2 verb behave in particular way TRANSITIVEto acquit yourself well déanamh go maithshe acquitted herself very poorly at the interview níor éirigh go rómhaith léi san agallamh

acquitted

adjectivethe acquitted defendant an cosantóir nár ciontaíodh, an cosantóir a fuarthas neamhchiontach