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allegation

noun

Synonyms of allegation

a statement saying that someone has done something wrong or illegal
  • The police are investigating allegations that the mayor has accepted bribes.
  • The mayor denies the allegations against him.

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The first known use of allegation was in the 15th century

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“Allegation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/allegation. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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