What does alleged mean?

Definitions for alleged
əˈlɛdʒd, əˈlɛdʒ ɪdal·leged

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. allegedadjective

    declared but not proved

    "alleged abuses of housing benefits"- Wall Street Journal

  2. alleged(a), so-called, supposedadjective

    doubtful or suspect

    "these so-called experts are no help"

Wiktionary

  1. allegedadjective

    asserted but not proved

  2. allegedadjective

    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

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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. John Sullivan:

    This conviction, and a sentence of nine years, for an alleged crime that so obviously did not occur, is ridiculous, i cannot even say ‘miscarriage of justice’ because clearly ‘justice’ was not even considered.

  2. Governor Cuomo:

    Women have a right to come forward and be heard and I encourage that fully. But I also want to be clear, there is still a question of the truth, I did not do what has been alleged. Period.

  3. Charlie Sheen:

    And I have to put a stop to this onslaught, this barrage of attacks and of sub-truths and very harmful and mercurial stories that are about the( alleged) threatening the health of so many others, which couldn't be farther from the truth.

  4. Angela Merkel:

    The cooperation in this regard between German and Kurdish security authorities worked well here ... It is good that the alleged perpetrator was caught, that he probably also will be returning to Germany.

  5. Attorney Andrew Lampros:

    At some point, someone who's in charge of training, retention, policy and procedure needs to put a stop to it so governmental entities can stop settling cases like this, the loss of life is by far the most valuable aspect and the most important. They need to stop killing people for things like an alleged broken taillight.

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