allege allege  /ə ˈlɛdʒ/


  • (v) report or maintain




  1. Chinese authorities allege that fugitive tycoon Lai Changxing ran the largest-ever smuggling and corruption racket in the People's Republic.
  2. But federal agents allege that from their mansions, they have been directing violence in the frontline cities of the drug war.
  3. But Russian journalists have been given free access to the area and allege that ethnic Georgian property has been targeted.


  1. Hungary indicts 98-year-old for Nazi war crimes

    Prosecutors allege the former policeman helped send thousands to death camps.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: GlobalPost

  2. Former Teacher Charged For Classroom Piercings

    Police in Carroll Township allege 34-year-old April Beard allowed a student to pierce Beard's ear and then pierce another student's stomach without parental consent at Northern York County High School.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WCTV Tallahassee

  3. Grocers allege potato group pumped up spud prices

    Grocers allege potato group pumped up spud prices Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:54 am, Friday, June 14, 2013 BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A battle between grocers and potato growers has been silently hitting shoppers' pocketbooks, according to a U.S. wholesaler accusing America ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle


  1. "They allege that Blagojevich put a 'for sale' sign on the naming of a United States Senator; involved himself personally in pay-to-play schemes with the urgency of a salesman meeting his annual sales target; and corruptly used his office in an...
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Patrick Fitzgerald Source: Salem-News.Com

  2. "Morgan discovered that New Century was making loans that we allege were designed to fail," Coakley said. "They started with low teaser rates but then they kicked to higher interest rates that borrowers predictably could not afford."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Martha Coakley Source: The Boston - Bay State Banner

  3. "Congress is being asked to enact legislation that brings to an end lawsuits that allege violations of the rights of Americans," Rockefeller said. "We cannot legislate in the blind."
    on May 1, 2007 By: Jay Rockefeller Source: International Herald Tribune

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