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supposedlyadverb

uk   /səˈpəʊ.zɪd.li/  us   /səˈpoʊ.zɪd.li/
C1 used to show that you do not believe that something you have been told is true: Well, the tickets are supposedly in the mail.

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"supposedly" in American English

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supposedlyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /səˈpoʊ·zɪd·li/
according to what someone told you, or according to what is believed by many people to be true: The tickets are supposedly in the mail. I’ve been down to the south of England where supposedly King Arthur’s castle was.
(Definition of supposedly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “supposedly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 想象上, 大概, 恐怕…
in Chinese (Traditional) 想像上, 大概, 恐怕…
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