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acquit — as in:  she was acquitted

It took the jury only 30 minutes to acquit her of the murder charge.
officially find "not guilty" of criminal charges
acquit — as in:  she acquitted herself well

Although they did not win, the team acquitted itself well and we were proud to have them represent us.
to handle yourself well in a given situation
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