reportedly

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From reported +‎ -ly.

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reportedly (not comparable)

  1. According to reports or rumors; supposedly. [from 19th c.]
    • 2011, "Building a new Libya", The Economist, 25 Feb 2011:
      Other opposition forces have reportedly pushed to Ajdabiya, west of Benghazi [...].

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