conclusory

adjective
con·​clu·​so·​ry | \ kən-ˈklüs-rē How to pronounce conclusory (audio) , -ˈklü-sə- \

Definition of conclusory

: consisting of or relating to a conclusion or assertion for which no supporting evidence is offered conclusory allegations

Examples of conclusory in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Any conclusory evaluation of Green is entirely premature. Rahat Huq, Chron, 24 Jan. 2022 In its view, Domen’s allegations of bad faith were too conclusory to survive a motion to dismiss. Jack Greiner, The Enquirer, 17 Mar. 2021 Plaintiffs offer nothing more than conclusory allegations that the ballot initiative statutes were applied based on content. Eric Heisig, cleveland.com, 3 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of conclusory

1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for conclusory

see conclude

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“Conclusory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conclusory. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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conclusory

adjective
con·​clu·​so·​ry | \ kən-ˈklü-sə-rē How to pronounce conclusory (audio) \

Legal Definition of conclusory

: consisting of or relating to a conclusion or assertion for which no supporting evidence is offered conclusory allegations

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