Alleged meaning

ə-lĕjd, ə-lĕjĭd
The definition of alleged is something that has been stated but not necessarily confirmed.

An example of someone who is alleged is person who has been arrested for a crime who has not yet been through the process of trial.

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So declared, but without proof or legal conviction.

The alleged assassin.

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The definition of alleged is some claim or something of which you should be wary and unconvinced.

An example of something that is alleged is a new drug that is advertised to help lose weight instantly.

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Simple past tense and past participle of allege.
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Represented as existing or as being as described but not so proved; supposed.

An alleged conspiracy; an alleged traitor; an alleged victim of a crime.

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Called by this term, but perhaps improperly so; so-called.

His alleged friends.

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