allegationnoun [ C ]uk /ˌæl.əˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌæl.əˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ formal
- There is no substance to the allegation.
- Are you able to verify your allegation?
- He's demanding a full apology from the newspaper for making untrue allegations about his personal life.
- These allegations have seriously hurt her reputation.
- He strenuously denies all the allegations against him.
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