Definition of allege in English:

allege

Line breaks: al¦lege
Pronunciation: /əˈlɛdʒ
 
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verb

[reporting verb]

Origin

Middle English (in the sense 'declare on oath'): from Old French esligier, based on Latin lis, lit- 'lawsuit'; confused in sense with Latin allegare 'allege'.

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