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acquit
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  • She was not abnormally deficient, and she mustered learning enough to acquit herself respectably in conversation with her contemporaries, among whom it must be avowed, however, that she occupied a secondary place.  (not reviewed by editor)

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