alleged alleged  /ə ˈlɛdʒd/


  1. (adj) declared but not proved
  2. (adj) doubtful or suspect



  1. A Raid In Woodbridge Police crack down on an alleged drug ring that they say was run by the.
  2. They agreed to meet on a Friday in mid-May, went out for a hamburger, a movie and then drove to an Austin apartment complex parking lot, where the alleged assault took place.
  3. A Nobel-winning novelist is on the alleged hit list of targets singled out for speaking about Turkey's treatment of its minorities.


  1. Alleged ‘door-knock’ burglar identified

    A man alleged to have been involved in an April 5 “door-knock” attempted residential burglary in Hillsborough and then led police on a chase up Interstate 280 has been identified and is sought, according to police.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: San Mateo Daily Journal

  2. Alleged lookout indicted in Portsmouth purse snatching

    The alleged lookout for a woman convicted of robbing a shopper at Market Basket in Portsmouth has been indicted as an accomplice.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New Hampshire Union Leader

  3. Alleged Facebook drug-dealer and his mother shot in Providence

    Alleged Facebook drug-dealer and his mother shot in Providence
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Providence Journal


  1. Asked about the warning of life imprisonment on Newsnight, Mr Green said: "I assume it's because it's a common law offence therefore because there is...... no law on the statute book which I was alleged to have broken, then presumably there is no...
    on Apr 16, 2009 By: Damian Green Source: BBC News

  2. "We are disappointed that the Russian government should have signalled no new cooperation in the case of the extradition of Mr Andrei Lugovoy for the alleged murder of Alexander Litvinenko," Foreign Secretary David Miliband said.
    on Jul 19, 2007 By: David Miliband Source: Reuters UK

  3. "Iran continues to maintain that these alleged weaponisation studies related to conventional weapons only or are fabricated. However a full-fledged examination of this issue has yet to take place," ElBaradei said.
    on Mar 3, 2008 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: AFP

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