Definition of alleged in English:

alleged

Line breaks: al|leged
Pronunciation: /əˈlɛdʒd
 
/

adjective

[attributive]
Said, without proof, to have taken place or to have a specified illegal or undesirable quality: the alleged conspirators
More example sentences
  • The jury watched a video showing some of the alleged conspirators in animated discussion.
  • Two of the alleged conspirators have already been set free in Germany for the same reason.
  • A French judge has been inquiring into the alleged bribes for the past two years.
Synonyms

More definitions of alleged

Definition of alleged in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day crowdsource
Pronunciation: ˈkraʊdsɔːs
verb
obtain (information) by enlisting help of many people…