WHAT WORD IS USED TOWARDS A PERSON WHO HAS NEVER BEEN TAKEN TO CUSTODY OR UNDERGONE TRIAL?
"UNTRIED" OR WHAT?
IT MUST BE AN ADJECTIVE.
IS THERE ARE ANY RELEVANT ENGLISH WORD?
THIS IS THE SENTENCE WHERE IT MUST GO:
JACK SMITH, BORN IN 1788, SINGLE, UNAFFILIATED, ......, ....
The problem with "uncharged" is that it sounds like you think the person actually DID something, but somehow got away with it, without being charged.
A completely clean record.
I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.
Tarnished meaning that honour or reputation has been sullied.
I am not a teacher, but this is bugging me.