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Lacks EvidencePlay
Allegations may not be supported by evidence, so treat them as unproven. SlideDespite the serious allegation, there were no facts to back it up.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
An allegation usually suggests wrongdoing and can harm someone's reputation. SlideThe politician's career was harmed by the false allegations of corruption.
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Media UsagePlay
In news reports, 'allegation' indicates claims are not yet legally proven. SlideThe celebrity faced allegations in the media long before the trial.