What does alleged mean?

Definitions for allegedəˈlɛdʒd, əˈlɛdʒ ɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word alleged.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alleged(adj)

    declared but not proved

    "alleged abuses of housing benefits"- Wall Street Journal

  2. alleged(a), so-called, supposed(adj)

    doubtful or suspect

    "these so-called experts are no help"


  1. alleged(Adjective)

    asserted but not proved

  2. alleged(Adjective)

    supposed but doubtful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Alleged

    of Allege


  1. Alleged

    Alleged was an American-bred, Irish-trained Thoroughbred racehorse best known for winning the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphes in 1977 and 1978. He undefeated in all but one of his appearances.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'alleged' in Adjectives Frequency: #672


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of alleged in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of alleged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Susan Burke:

    [The] IG report confirms what we have alleged in the lawsuit.

  2. Eric Barron:

    I can't imagine anybody that's not appalled by the alleged behavior.

  3. Gerry Wareham:

    The alleged offences date from 30 December 2014 to 26 February 2015.

  4. Aaron Watkins:

    On numerous occasions ... Mr Sarao is alleged to have spoofed the market.

  5. Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy:

    The alleged police brutality in this case cannot and will not be tolerated.

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