A putatively independent website promoting his candidacy was launched recently by Trump Organization executive Michael Cohen.
One answer: In these putatively private matters people constantly reference public standards.
Yogurt is a putatively healthy product, and people in these parts are obsessed with fitness and nutrition.
early 15c., from Middle French putatif, from Late Latin putativus "supposed," from Latin putat-, past participle stem of putare "to judge, suppose, believe, suspect," originally "to clean, trim, prune" (see pave). At first especially in putative marriage, one which, though legally invalid, was contracted in good faith by at least one party. Related: Putatively.