Associations to the word «Alleged»


ALLEGED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of allege
ALLEGED, adjective. Asserted but not proved
ALLEGED, adjective. Supposed but doubtful

Dictionary definition

ALLEGED, adjective. Declared but not proved; "alleged abuses of housing benefits"- Wall Street Journal.
ALLEGED, adjective. Doubtful or suspect; "these so-called experts are no help".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis