Definition of 'reportedly'
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Officials are reportedly considering a pay offer of between five and eight per cent. The Sun (2016)The attention focused on production methods has also reportedly paid off. Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)She also reportedly refused to speak to cops. The Sun (2008)The man in the wig was reportedly also seen in the park in the days before the murder. The Sun (2006)He was reportedly once worth $23 million. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They reportedly pay hundreds of thousands of pounds to get on a boat crossing the Med. The Sun (2015)Sting is reportedly worth 200m. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'reportedly'
British English: reportedly ADVERB
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.
More than two hundred people were reportedly injured.
Definition of reportedly from the Collins English Dictionary
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