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verb [transitive]     allege pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlealleging
past tensealleged
past participlealleged
  1. to say that something is true or that someone has done something wrong or illegal, even though this has not been proved
    allege that:

    The defence alleges that Jones was beaten up while in police custody.

    be alleged to have done something:

    He is alleged to have ordered the murder of a US citizen.


mic drop

the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it

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