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Synonyms for supposedlysup·pos·ed·ly

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  1. supposedlyadverb


  2. supposedlyadverb

    As a matter of supposition; in the beliefs or according to the claims of some people.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. purportedly, supposedlyadverb

    believed or reputed to be the case


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  1. Elisha Frank:

    We move quickly to protect investors when we see thinly traded stocks being promoted with questionable information that make them ripe for pump-and-dump schemes, Fraudsters are constantly exploiting issues of public concern to tout a penny stock company supposedly in the business of addressing the latest crisis.

  2. George Will:

    They're supposedly advising and assisting, but [this is a] conflict where there are no static lines, as there were in World War II or in the trench warfare of World War I.

  3. Moshe Szyf:

    When people withdraw, and supposedly they’re in a rehab and kind of free of drugs, the brain is not really free of thinking about drugs.

  4. Malcolm Oubre:

    I know it's a big storm supposedly but they're treating it like it's a hurricane.

  5. Harmeet Dhillon:

    I began to see it in our cities with the Occupy Wall Street movement, during economic downturns, you began to see disaffected people targeting corporations as their enemy. And you had weak Democrat leaders in cities putting up with it because this rhetoric was at the fringes of the…Democratic Party and they didn't want to turn off their voters, supposedly.

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