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Synonyms for allege

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for allege

to put into words positively and with conviction

to bring forward for formal consideration

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for allege

report or maintain

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It is also used for legal reasons to avoid defaming such persons, although the use of the word "alleged" is not a defence against libel.When a person alleges, for example, that his governor is corrupt based on rumours, that is a claim without any proof to back it up.
The Information also alleges that INTERLOC "obtained and retained unauthorized copies of the confidential and proprietary password files and customer lists of its competitor Internet service providers."
A simple tort claim alleges that the defendant breached a legal duty owed to the plaintiff, there-by causing injury or loss.
Arnold; Julie Montoya: State of Oregon; United States of America, and occupants of 312 Meadow Lane, Creswell: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
Janelle Marie Trempe; Mary Elizabeth Ziegler; Specialized Loan Servicing LLC; Credit Suisse Financial Corp.; Gold Rush Real Estate LLC; Amazon Meadows Homeowners Assoc.; any unknown persons claiming an interest in 5495 Andrea Ave.: Plaintiffs allege breach of contract.
aka Bar 201, Elizabeth Leiser and Patrick Leiser: Plaintiffs allege breach of contract.
and occupants of 1879 Enchantment Drive: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
In the lawsuit, filed in State Superior Court in Manhattan, Spitzer alleges that Marsh "steered unsuspecting clients to insurers with whom it had lucrative payoff agreements, and that the firm solicited rigged bids for insurance contracts."
The complaint alleges that Agora, Pirate and Stansberry violated the antifraud provisions of the federal securities laws.
As a result, it alleges that the Maine law violates the supremacy clause of the U.S.
The suit alleges that IBEW Local 3 and the electrical contractors are conspiring to take over the market for installation of telecommunications wiring and systems in the New York metropolitan area.
The suit also alleges that two months before firing Ervin and Fleming, Sleiman threatened to retaliate against the inmates if they went public with the label-switching scandal.
Jay Douglas Huskey and Corina Huskey: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
The notice of charges issued against Peyrelevade, who became the chief executive officer of Credit Lyonnais after the acquisition of the insurance business, alleges that he took steps to further the alleged violations, engaged in unsafe and unsound practices in not reporting the violations when he learned about them, and made false statements to Federal Reserve investigators about the scope of his knowledge of the secret acquisition.
LRP's complaint alleges that West and its predecessor company, Information Handling Services Inc.