claim

All Noun Verb
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  • He claims to only need four to five hours of sleep each night.
  • However, he did not name or lay claim to the area.
  • Only the claims of Royal members have been issued in front of the public.
  • They also claimed that equal residential rights do not exist in the city.
  • He has always claimed it is celebrated all over the world.
  • What she does claim is that men and women are equal in the eyes of God.
  • There is, however, no historical evidence yet to support this claim.
  • Several small groups claim to continue to practice this faith.
  • However, mainstream scientific research has not shown strong evidence to support these claims.
  • They may have a claim in another country if they can establish a close connection to it.
  • At this time, he claimed that the Republic would be restored along with him.
  • He believed that no religious community could claim a monopoly on religious truth.
  • He also claims that faith is used only in the absence of good supporting evidence.
  • About one in ten people claim to have had an out-of-body experience at some time in their lives.
  • It is also necessary that a court has jurisdiction to hear a claim.
  • It claimed that such issues were the concern of the people involved, and no one else.
  • However, their claim may or may not be true.
  • Additionally, the two countries claim to share a common vision for world peace.
  • It was claimed that joining a union would be in conflict with national security.
  • Many have claimed that, originally, black metal was only intended for those who were part of the scene.
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Meaning of claim

  • noun An assertion of a right (as to money or property)
    his claim asked for damages
  • noun An assertion that something is true or factual
    his claim that he was innocent, evidence contradicted the government's claims
  • noun Demand for something as rightful or due
    they struck in support of their claim for a shorter work day
  • noun An informal right to something
    his claim on her attentions, his title to fame
  • verb Assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing
    He claimed that he killed the burglar
  • verb Demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or title to
    He claimed his suitcases at the airline counter, Mr. Smith claims special tax exemptions because he is a foreign resident
  • verb Ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example
    They claimed on the maximum allowable amount
  • verb Lay claim to; as of an idea
    She took credit for the whole idea
  • verb Take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs
    the accident claimed three lives, The hard work took its toll on her