What does supposedly mean?

Definitions for supposedly
sup·pos·ed·ly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. purportedly, supposedly(adverb)

    believed or reputed to be the case

Wiktionary

  1. supposedly(Adverb)

    As a matter of supposition; in the beliefs or according to the claims of some people.

How to pronounce supposedly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say supposedly in sign language?

  1. supposedly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of supposedly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of supposedly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of supposedly in a Sentence

  1. Tom Fuentes:

    It supposedly did no permanent damage.

  2. Carmen Rosa:

    The warehouses were supposedly full of food and the people need food.

  3. Doris McClintock:

    I don't know why a supposedly intelligent man like Judge Martin would say that.

  4. Malcolm Oubre:

    I know it's a big storm supposedly but they're treating it like it's a hurricane.

  5. Malcolm Oubre:

    I know it's a big storm supposedly, but they're treating it like it's a hurricane.

Images & Illustrations of supposedly

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