Examples from the Web for supposedly
These (roughly) $2,500 ceremonies are supposedly about encouraging “positive feelings” on the part of the single brides.Why Singles Should Say ‘I Don’t’ to The Self-Marriage Movement|Tim Teeman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Michigan supposedly offered 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh a $42 million contract, which would him the highest-paid coach in the NCAA.Is Any College Football Coach Worth $60 Million? Jim Harbaugh Is|Jesse Lawrence|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Amelia says some truly terrible things to Sam, supposedly inhabited by the Babadook but really consumed in grief.
Your move, supposedly not Tea-Party-fevered Governor John Kasich.
Francis then supposedly told the officer that he was the one giving orders now and ordered a cappuccino for the Swiss soldier.Is The Pope Unprotected Now That He’s Fired the Head of the Swiss Guards?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Max insisted on my entertaining the guests between courses with my supposedly funny stories.Nat Goodwin's Book|Nat C. Goodwin
As Hall says, most of the supposedly moral conduct of the majority of men is blind habit, not thoughtful choosing.How to Teach|George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
Supposedly these two trees were planted according to the same directions.The Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming.|Ellen Eddy Shaw
But the love of this supposedly savage slave is greater than her jealousy.The Complete Opera Book|Gustav Kobb
Of course the boats, if they had been rowed at once away from the supposedly sinking ship, would be now quite out of sight.Ruth Fielding Homeward Bound|Alice B. Emerson
British Dictionary definitions for supposedly
Word Origin and History for supposedly (1 of 2)
"believed or thought to exist," 1580s, past participle adjective from suppose (q.v.); often with the -e- pronounced, to distinguish it from the passive past tense supposed, now common in the sense of "to have a duty or obligation" (1859).