Meaning of “alleged” in the English Dictionary

"alleged" in British English

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allegedadjective

uk /əˈledʒd/ us /əˈledʒd/ formal
allegedly
adverb uk /əˈledʒ.ɪd.li/ us /əˈledʒ.ɪd.li/

Examples

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That's where he allegedly killed his wife.

(Definition of “alleged” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)