WORD OF THE DAY

Jul 21, 2021

Acquit

(v.) ac-quit ə-ˈkwit

Definition:
To discharge completely; to free someone of a criminal charge.

Example:
The defendant was acquitted of all the charges placed against him.

Illegal

(adj.) il-le-gal ih-lee-guhl

Definition:
Forbidden by law or statute.

Example:
Illegal though it was, being a corrupt politician paid off for Chuck.

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