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acquit
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Great Expectations
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acquit
Used in
Great Expectations
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  • No; she was acquitted.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But she was acquitted.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A score or so of years ago, that woman was tried at the Old Bailey for murder, and was acquitted.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This acquitted young woman and Provis had a little child; a little child of whom Provis was exceedingly fond.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For such reasons, I was very glad when ten o'clock came and we started for Miss Havisham's; though I was not at all at my ease regarding the manner in which I should acquit myself under that lady's roof.  (not reviewed by editor)

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