German English Dictionary

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angeblich in English:

1. purported


A recent study into the purported health benefits of the drink was not conclusive.
Especially over the last 20 years, the purported link between progressive welfare policies and economic failure in the Northern European countries seems to point to the difficulty of sustaining both full social welfare and international competitivity.

English word "angeblich"(purported) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Ambition" (William L. B...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Briarwood Girls" (Julia...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Sketches New and Old, P...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Geographic Distribution...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Germany's Dishonoured A...

2. ostensibly


The work was ostensibly done and she paid in full.
The woman had left, ostensibly to return to their own house.

English word "angeblich"(ostensibly) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Wheels Within" (Charles...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Real Hard Sell" (Wi...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "He Walked Around the Ho...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Taking the Census A Far...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Answering the Phone A F...

3. reputedly


In the tenth century, the city of Shiraz already held a library that reputedly featured a copy of every known book at the time.

English word "angeblich"(reputedly) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Philoktetes" (Sophocles)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Man of Distinction" (Mi...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Hermitage Home of G...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Jaw Musculature of the ...

4. purportedly


He carried with him an order purportedly from the king.
The study purportedly found that men married to smart women live longer.

English word "angeblich"(purportedly) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Occurrence of the Garte...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Warren Commission (5 of...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Warren Commission (10 o...

5. reputed


He is reputed the best lawyer in this city.
She is highly reputed not only as a scholar but also as a poet.
He was reputed to be a genius.
reputed criminal/reputed owner
The man, a reputed liar, actually turned out to be a very honest and kind person.

English word "angeblich"(reputed) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "House of John Procter, ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "A Poem to the Memory of...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "How the Black St. Domin...