verb (used with object), al·leged, al·leg·ing.
Origin of allege
SYNONYMS FOR allege
Examples from the Web for alleging
She later sued him alleging a vicious cycle of abuse, and he settled with his ex-wife out of court for an undisclosed sum.
Unlike Rita Ora, who she totally calls out for sleeping with Jay, Liv is alleging that she actually turned him down.Elevator Music Beyoncé Doesn’t Want to Hear: Jay Z’s ‘Mistress’ Drops ‘Sorry Mrs. Carter’|Amy Zimmerman|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Felicia Allen took the store to court, alleging she was terminated for trying to take unpaid time off to have her baby.Hobby Lobby Employee Says She Was Fired for Being Pregnant|RH Reality Check|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2010, Dash filed for divorce from her husband, Emmanuel Xuereb, alleging years of abuse.‘Clueless’: How the Greatest Clique of the ‘90s Transformed Into A Shakespearean Tragedy|Marlow Stern|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Current and former Oakland Raiderettes sued their team in January, alleging wage theft and failure to meet minimum wage salaries.It’s Buffalo Jills Vs. Buffalo Bills in Ex-Cheerleaders’ New Lawsuit|Emily Shire|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arthur explained his hasty return by alleging he had forgot his purse at the convent.Anne of Geierstein|Walter Scott
Higginson Peabody also added that it was beyond his own genius to act in that capacity, alleging a dyspepsia.The Sunset Trail|Alfred Henry Lewis
The minister gave her a flat denial, alleging that the person in question had not qualified himself at any of the universities.Letters from Spain|Joseph Blanco White
In 1880 he applied for a pension, alleging that he contracted disease of the eyes during the year 1840 while serving in Florida.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|Grover Cleveland
Such women almost invariably justify their trade by alleging noble motives.Unconscious Comedians|Honore de Balzac