Allege

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Definition: Allege


Allege

Quick Summary of Allege


To state, recite, assert, or charge the existence of particular facts in a pleading or an indictment; to make an allegation.




Examples of Allege in a sentence


v. to claim a fact is true, commonly in a complaint which is filed to commence a lawsuit, in an “affirmative defense” to a complaint, in a criminal charge of the commission of a crime or any claim.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Allege are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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