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
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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. Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum:

    The alleged perpetrators of the femicide of the minor Ftima were detained in a town in the State of Mexico City with the support of the National Guard.

  2. Gary Kaufman:

    The district attorney's press release, by specifically naming Usher Raymond and Adam Lambert as alleged victims, only emphasizes what we have believed from day one, that this is a publicity driven prosecution, the people's case is no better today than it was a year ago. Unlike a fine wine, this case does not get better with age. Mr. Ackerman is not just presumed to be innocent, he is in fact innocent.

  3. Kathleen Charlton:

    It was obvious to me that Brett was trying to control the narrative of the alleged incident. I knew Deb and I couldn't imagine her making this up.

  4. Edre Olalia:

    The drug menace must stop... Yet the apparent serial summary executions of alleged street drug users or petty drug lords which appear sudden, too contrived and predictable must also stop, the two are not incompatible.

  5. Homeland Security spokesman S.Y. Lee:

    While the NCCIC is aware of this report, we have not independently verified the alleged vulnerabilities and we continue to work actively with stakeholder and industry partners to examine the claims made in the report.

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