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allege
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
claim (asserted without proof)
  • He had even devised a plan of starting off on a journey in this agreeable June weather; the headaches which he had constantly been alleging as a ground for stupidity and silence were a sufficient ostensible motive.
    6.13 -- Book 6 Chapter 13 -- Borne Along by the Tide (4% in)

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