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putative [PYOO-tuh-tiv]

adjective
1. commonly regarded as such; reputed; supposed

1: commonly accepted or supposed
2: assumed to exist or to have existed


http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/putative
http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/putative


For the longest time Jeremy was seen as Sally's putative boyfriend, as the two were always around each other; their friends, therefore, were a bit shocked to find that both Sally and Jeremy were gay and had in no way a romantic relationship.
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