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acquit
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
to handle oneself in a specified way — which is typically in a positive way
  • He had a penny too—a gift of Sowerberry's after some funeral in which he had acquitted himself more than ordinarily well—in his pocket.
    Chapter 8 — Oliver Walks to London. He encounters on the Road a.... (9% in)
acquitted = handled (conducted or behaved)
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