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acquittal
judicial deliverance from a criminal charge on a verdict or finding of not guilty
assert
to state with assurance, confidence, or force
condescend
to put aside one's dignity or superiority voluntarily and assume equality with one regarded as inferior
contemptuous
showing or expressing disdain; scornful
elite
a group of persons exercising the major share of authority or influence within a larger group: the power
evolve
to develop gradually
fortitude
mental and emotional strength in facing difficulty, adversity, danger, or temptation courageously
inarticulate
lacking the ability to express oneself, esp. in clear and effective speech
mentor
a wise and trusted counselor or teacher
notoriety
the state, quality, or character of being notorious or widely known