English translation of 'alegar'
1. to allege
2. (law) to plead
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'alegar' in Other Languages
British English: allege VERB
If you allege that something bad is true, you say it but do not prove it.
No one has alleged any intentional wrongdoing.
British English: profess VERB
If you profess to do or have something, you claim that you do it or have it, often when you do not.
She professed to hate her nickname.
British English: purport VERB
If you say that someone or something purports to do or be a particular thing, you mean that they claim to do or be that thing, although you may not always believe that claim.
...a book that purports to tell the whole truth.
Translation of alegar from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary