What does alleged mean?

Definitions for alleged
əˈlɛdʒd, əˈlɛdʒ ɪdal·leged

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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"

Wiktionary

  1. alleged(Adjective)

    asserted but not proved

  2. alleged(Adjective)

    supposed but doubtful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Alleged

    of Allege

Freebase

  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

How to pronounce alleged?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say alleged in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of alleged in a Sentence

  1. Lee Merritt:

    The reference to... alleged conduct from high school or shoplifting is absurd and has nothing to do with Ahmaud Arbery murder.

  2. Phil Kelly:

    Nothing has changed from last week’s detailed 10-page opinion from the court which in granting a preliminary injunction against ITV found as to each and every claim alleged by ITV that the Gurneys are likely to prevail, including the court’s findings that they were terminated without good cause and that they remain the controlling managers of Gurney Productions.

  3. John Demers:

    His alleged actions are a betrayal of our nation's security and the American people and are an affront to his former intelligence community colleagues.

  4. Jerry Nadler:

    Given the threat posed by the President's alleged misconduct, our first hearing will focus on President Trump's most overt acts of obstruction, in the coming weeks, other hearings will focus on other important aspects of the Mueller report.

  5. Rahm Emanuel:

    Every one of us was sickened by the recent murder of Nykea Aldridge while she pushed a baby carriage down the street to register her kids, and what makes it even worse is that her murder might have been prevented if her alleged perpetrators had been given the sentence they deserve for previous crimes.

Images & Illustrations of alleged

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