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acquit
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Pride and Prejudice
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acquit
Used in
Pride and Prejudice
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  • I cannot acquit him of that duty; nor could I think well of the man who should omit an occasion of testifying his respect towards anybody connected with the family.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This, madam, is a faithful narrative of every event in which we have been concerned together; and if you do not absolutely reject it as false, you will, I hope, acquit me henceforth of cruelty towards Mr. Wickham.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: she was acquitted
as in: she acquitted herself well
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