- Judgment, as by a jury or judge, that a defendant is not guilty of a crime as charged.
- The state of being found or proved not guilty.
- The act of acquitting, or the state of being acquitted.
- Performance, as of a duty; discharge of an obligation or a debt.
- The act of acquitting; discharge from debt or obligation; acquittance.
- A setting free, or deliverance from the charge of an offense, by verdict of a jury or sentence of a court.
- a judgment of not guilty