allegedly
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. presuntamente
Barnes, who allegedly assaulted a police officer, was released on bond.Barnes, quien presuntamente agredió a un policía, fue puesto en libertad bajo fianza.
b. supuestamente
One of our employees allegedly was harassing a customer.Uno de nuestros empleados supuestamente acosaba a un cliente.
c. según se dice
Brutus is allegedly the strongest man in the county.Brutus es, según se dice, el hombre más fuerte de la comarca.
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allegedly
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. presuntamente
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
allegedly [əˈledʒɪdlɪ]
adverb
presuntamente; supuestamente
the crimes he had allegedly committed los crímenes que presuntamente or supuestamente había cometido; his van allegedly struck two people según se afirma or supuestamente, su furgoneta atropelló a dos personas; allegedly illegal immigrants inmigrantes presuntamente ilegales; his allegedly beautiful wife su esposa, que según se dice es muy bella
her allegedly rich husband their allegedly priceless collection the allegedly escape-proof prison he was allegedly involved in the scandal she was allegedly having an affaire with the king
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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