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allege

verb [T]  us   /əˈledʒ/
to state that something bad is a fact without giving proof: School districts are alleging the state has not continued to finance schools adequately. Note: Usually used to describe legal matters.
alleged
adjective [not gradable]  us   /əˈledʒd/
the alleged crime/incident/wrongdoing
allegedly
adverb [not gradable]  us   /əˈledʒ·ɪd·li/
The company is being investigated for allegedly falsifying sales records.
Translations of “allege”
in Vietnamese viện cớ…
in Spanish alegar…
in Thai กล่าวหา…
in Malaysian menuduh…
in French alléguer…
in German behaupten…
in Chinese (Traditional) (未經證實地)指責,宣稱,指控…
in Indonesian menyatakan, menduga…
in Russian голословно обвинять…
in Turkish iddia etmek, öne sürmek, kanıtsız suçlamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (未经证实地)指责,宣称,指控…
in Polish utrzymywać…
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