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reportedly

adverb uk   /rɪˈpɔː.tɪd.li/ us    /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ɪd-/
C2 according to what many people say: New York is reportedly a very exciting place to live.Seeming and purporting to beFaking and pretendingGossip and rumour
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