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Definition of supposed adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



, NAmE//səˈpoʊzd//
[only before noun]
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used to show that you think that a claim, statement, or way of describing someone or something is not true or correct, although it is generally believed to be synonym alleged This is the opinion of the supposed experts. When did this supposed accident happen?
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: supposed