- Some former colleagues have made serious allegations against him.
Examples of allegation in a Sentence
The police are investigating allegations that the mayor has accepted bribes.
There have been allegations of fraud in the city government.
You're making a serious allegation. Do you have any proof?
Recent Examples of allegation from the Web
The allegations led to NCAA to revoke 123 Louisville men's basketball wins, including the 2013 national championship.
In Maryland, the allegations led to a reprimand, two years probation and a $5,000 fine.
Neither school nor police officials publicly detailed the allegation.
The complaint involves a simple allegation of assault and, despite previous claims to the contrary, does not contain a Civil Rights violation by the city or city officer.
The allegations appeared in two videos that Ayissha Morgan, who was on Season 4 of the show, posted on YouTube in the past week, according to Page Six.
The Senate intelligence panel has yet to weigh in on the collusion allegations, a subject that will be left to its final report.
Mishandled abuse allegations, the report said, dated back to Whitehurst's first year with Portland Public Schools.
The story’s publication did not reverberate with the explosive force proportional to the scale of the allegation.
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ALLEGATION Defined for English Language Learners
: a statement saying that someone has done something wrong or illegal
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