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Princeton's WordNet

  1. purportedly, supposedly(adverb)

    believed or reputed to be the case


  1. supposedly(Adverb)

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

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  1. supposedly


  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. Tika Sumpter:

    We sent the script their camp, one of our people did, and supposedly it got the thumbs up -- not the official thumbs up -- but they have it, they know it's happening, and they know that we're here. They know a lot, let's just say that.

  2. Malcolm Oubre:

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

  3. Colonel William Prescott:

    Don't one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes.N.B. A lesser-known version of this quotation was supposedly said by Frederick the Great at Prague in 1757 By push of bayonets, no firing till you see the whites of their eyes.

  4. Anthony Thomas:

    ( She said) that Tad was just Tad Cummins and Tad Cummins was sort of a friend of his... that this girl who had made the complaints had lied, he had also fed( students) stories of things he had supposedly done and organizations he had been with. They were all convinced that he had been with the FBI and CIA and that he had been with Special Forces -- they were all convinced of Special Forces.

  5. Thomas Sternberg:

    I am worried these supposedly harmless instruments will pave the way to' selection mentality,'.

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