Example sentences for: acquitted

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

  • The interesting question now is whether the plea deal means that the navigator will testify against the pilot (who was acquitted of manslaughter in the incident by a military court several weeks ago) on similar obstruction and conspiracy charges.

  • "Let's say somebody is acquitted, and it's one of those acquittals in which the person was guilty ..."

  • Last week, former Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy was acquitted of charges that he illegally accepted gratuities.

  • Pundits vouched that Barbour was a swell buddy of theirs and that he had acquitted himself brilliantly.

  • Terry Nichols was convicted of conspiracy and involuntary manslaughter but acquitted of first-degree murder in the Oklahoma City bombing.

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