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acquit
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David Copperfield
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acquit
Used in
David Copperfield
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  • I rose with all alacrity, to acquit myself of this commission.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'To leave this metropolis,' said Mr. Micawber, 'and my friend Mr. Thomas Traddles, without acquitting myself of the pecuniary part of this obligation, would weigh upon my mind to an insupportable extent.  (not reviewed by editor)

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