allege

(redirected from alleging)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to alleging: adduce
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for allege

Synonyms for allege

to put into words positively and with conviction

to bring forward for formal consideration

Synonyms for allege

report or maintain

References in classic literature ?
But the Captain and the Master were of another opinion, and besought Sir Richard to have care of them, alleging that the Spaniard would be as ready to entertain a composition as they were willing to offer the same.
You are like the servant,' I replied, 'who, instead of employing his one talent in his master's service, restored it to him unimproved, alleging, as an excuse, that he knew him "to be a hard man, reaping where he had not sown, and gathering where he had not strawed.
The London road had such charms for Honour, that she was desirous of going on directly; alleging that, as Sophia could not be missed till eight or nine the next morning, her pursuers would not be able to overtake her, even though they knew which way she had gone.
But the gillie, who was indeed the chief man of Cluny's scouts, had good reasons to give him on all hands, naming the force of troops in every district, and alleging finally (as well as I could understand) that we should nowhere be so little troubled as in a country of the Campbells.
Clerval, whose eyes and feelings were always quick in discerning the sensations of others, declined the subject, alleging, in excuse, his total ignorance; and the conversation took a more general turn.
On the other hand, she advised with the eldest son, and he used all the arguments in the world to persuade her to consent; alleging his brother's passionate love for me, and my generous regard to the family, in refusing my own advantages upon such a nice point of honour, and a thousand such things.
He had even devised a plan of starting off on a journey in this agreeable June weather; the headaches which he had constantly been alleging as a ground for stupidity and silence were a sufficient ostensible motive.
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has filed an amended lawsuit against Los Angeles County's AIDS office, alleging its officials were involved in conflicts of interest and wasted taxpayer funds.
Administrators of a deceased inmate's estate asserted state and federal law claims against a sheriff and county, alleging that the inmate's death resulted from the denial of medical treatment while the inmate was a pretrial detainee in a county jail.
PhrMA sued CMS in federal court alleging that the HMP violates a provision (42 USC [section]1396r-8(b)(1)(A)) that requires manufacturers only to pay rebates for drugs for which payment was made under the state plan.
The suit also claims that IHS infringed LRP's copyright, alleging that IHS copied--without authorization--LRP's proprietary database of arbitrator decision bios and arbitrator statistics.
In his opinion, a plaintiff can satisfy the Second Circuit's standard for alleging facts (see SEC v.
For example, policy violations in tort claims brought under state law alleging negligence will generally be treated differently than claims brought under federal law alleging violations of federal constitutional rights.
The suit, which asks for $10 million in punitive damages and $5 million in compensatory damages, is the local fallout of a major criminal investigation by the United States Attorney which has resulted in the indictment of 13 former Honda officials alleging a broad and sophisticated extortion and racketeering scheme.
NYSE:VZ) ("Verizon") on February 16, 2006, alleging and accusing the telecom giant of violating the law and the privacy of its customers by collaborating with the National Security Agency ("NSA") in the NSA's massive and illegal program to wiretap and data-mine Americans' communications.