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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Doubtful or suspect; Commonly called or designated as.

Usage examples (36)
  • The idea is to have this mesh between your consciousness - your visualization - and the so-called material world.
  • These so-called experts are no help
  • I usually resist the term "so-called," but it's appropriate here because this amendment is not about balancing the budget.
  • The Newport Beach City Council will discuss a proposal at a meeting on Tuesday that would let authorities red tag so-called "party houses." for more
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