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acquit
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

2 uses
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Definition
to handle oneself in a specified way — which is typically in a positive way
  • Danglars acquitted himself like a man placed between two dangerous positions, and who is rendered brave by fear.
    Chapters 113-114 (90% in)
acquitted = handled (conducted or behaved)
  • Ali alone was present to wait at table, and acquitted himself so admirably, that the guest complimented his host thereupon.
    Chapters 31-32 (51% in)
acquitted = handled (conducted or behaved)
There are no more uses of "acquit" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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