reportedly
adverb Date: 1901 according to report

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • reportedly — index reputedly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • reportedly — [ri pôrt′id lē] adv. according to report or reports …   English World dictionary

  • reportedly — [[t]rɪpɔ͟ː(r)tɪdli[/t]] ADV: ADV with cl/group, ADV before v (vagueness) If you say that something is reportedly true, you mean that someone has said that it is true, but you have no direct evidence of it. [FORMAL] More than two hundred people… …   English dictionary

  • reportedly — adv. Reportedly is used with these adjectives: ↑furious, ↑interested, ↑worth Reportedly is used with these verbs: ↑earn, ↑threaten …   Collocations dictionary

  • reportedly — /ri pawr tid lee, pohr /, adv. according to report or rumor: Reportedly, he is a billionaire. [1900 05; REPORT + ED2 + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • reportedly — adverb /ɹɪˈpɔːtɪdli/ According to reports or rumors; supposedly. Other opposition forces have reportedly pushed to Ajdabiya, west of Benghazi [...] …   Wiktionary

  • reportedly — See allegedly. See allegedly, reportedly, reputedly …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • reportedly — re|port|ed|ly [rıˈpo:tıdli US o:r ] adv [sentence adverb] according to what some people say ▪ Her husband s assets are reportedly worth over $15 million …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • reportedly — re|port|ed|ly [ rı pɔrtədli ] adverb ** used for showing that you are not certain that something you are reporting is true: They have reportedly refused to consider his offer …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • reportedly — adverb (sentence adverb) according to what people say: He is reportedly not intending to return to this country …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • reportedly */*/ — UK [rɪˈpɔː(r)tɪdlɪ] / US [rɪˈpɔrtədlɪ] adverb used for showing that you are not certain that something you are reporting is true They have reportedly refused to consider his offer …   English dictionary

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