What is the opposite of acquit?

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Opposite of to remove from suspicion or guilt
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Opposite of conduct oneself or perform in a specified way
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Opposite of to forgive (someone) for a fault or offense
“I resent my father for my abusive childhood and the ramifications it has on my ability to sustain any meaningful relationship.”
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Opposite of to release from the custody or restraint of the law
“The House of Lords may imprison an individual for any fixed period of time, but an individual imprisoned by the House of Commons is set free upon prorogation.”
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Opposite of to forgive (someone) for a fault or offense
“The Speaker is also responsible for maintaining order during debate and may punish members who break the rules of the House.”
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(law, of a debt) Opposite of to remit or discharge
“They will hold someone to account if any damages are found.”
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Opposite of to pay out, usually from a public fund or treasury
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Opposite of to act in accordance with the terms of
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Opposite of to save, rescue, or set someone or something free from
“Colonel Rall ordered the regiment to arms, mounted his horse, and sent out patrols to capture the rebels.”
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