so-called

[soh-kawld]
adjective
1.
called or designated thus: the so-called Southern bloc.
2.
incorrectly called or styled thus: so-called intellectuals.

Origin:
1650–60

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so-called
 
adj
a.  (prenominal) designated or styled by the name or word mentioned, esp (in the speaker's opinion) incorrectly: a so-called genius
 b.  (also used parenthetically after a noun): these experts, so-called, are no help

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Example sentences for socalled
It more specifically claims that the socalled nordic europeans are superior.
For this reason, these organizations made little appeal to socalled
  untouchables.
Same as mechanical bridge socalled because of its typical shape.
The finest results are obtained when the socalled double damask weaves are used.
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