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English definition of “reportedly”

reportedly

adverb     /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
(Definition of reportedly adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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