Reportedly vs. Allegedly: What's the Difference?
Reportedly and Allegedly Definitions
By report; supposedly.
Represented as existing or as being as described but not so proved; supposed
An alleged conspiracy.
An alleged traitor.
An alleged victim of a crime.
According to reports or rumors; supposedly.
According to someone's allegation.
The suspect was allegedly involved in the robbery, but his alibi placed him in another state at the time.
According to reports or other information;
She was reportedly his mistress for many years
According to someone's conspicuous impressions (which could subsequently be alleged).
The game is allegedly exciting.
According to what has been alleged;
He was on trial for allegedly murdering his wife