Example sentences for: acquit

How can you use “acquit” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But Harkin's purpose was equally strategic: to break out of that box, dispense with witnesses, set aside persuasive facts and inconvenient law, and instead acquit Clinton based on the undefined "public good."

  • Indeed, under our present rule a jury is told that if it believes that a defendant "probably" did it, it must acquit him, because "probably" is not enough.

  • The Post is also alone in noting that Bumpers broke new ground for President Clinton's defenders by explicitly citing Clinton's high poll numbers as a reason to acquit.

  • Some critical race theorists argue that black jurors should acquit guilty black defendants in protest of the unjust system.

  • ) The Tight-Lipped and Anxious Dems will let their colleagues do the work of negotiating a deal and selling it to the public, keep their mouths shut, and vote to acquit.


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