acquittance definition

  • noun:
    • A written release from an obligation, specifically a receipt indicating repayment completely.
    • The clearing from financial obligation or responsibility; a release or discharge from financial obligation or any other liability.
    • A writing which will be proof a discharge; a receipt in full, which bars an additional demand.
    • The clearing away from debt or responsibility; a release or discharge from debt or any other responsibility.
    • A writing which can be proof a discharge; a receipt entirely, which bars an additional need.
    • The work of acquitting or discharging from a debt or other liability; hawaii to be therefore released.
    • A writing in proof a discharge; a receipt in full, which bars another demand.
    • The work of clearing one's self.
    • a legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or responsibility
  • verb:
    • (outdated) To acquit.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To acquit.
  • others:
    • To acquit.

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