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alleging

verb
present participle of allege

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to state as a fact usually forcefully
  • alleged that the restaurant chain was engaging in discriminatory hiring practices

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“Alleging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/alleging. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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