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Synonyms for claim
kleɪmclaim

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. claim

    To allege is formally to state as true or capable of proof, but without proving. To adduce, literally to lead to, is to bring the evidence up to what has been alleged. Adduce is a secondary word; nothing can be adduced in evidence till something has been stated or alleged, which the evidence is to sustain. An alleged fact stands open to question or doubt. To speak of an alleged document, an alleged will, an alleged crime, is either to question, or at least very carefully to refrain from admitting, that the document exists, that the will is genuine, or that the crime has been committed. Alleged is, however, respectful; to speak of the "so-called" will or deed, etc., would be to cast discredit upon the document, and imply that the speaker was ready to brand it as unquestionably spurious; alleged simply concedes nothing and leaves the question open. To produce is to bring forward, as, for instance, papers or persons. Adduce is not used of persons; of them we say introduce or produce. When an alleged criminal is brought to trial, the counsel on either side are accustomed to advance a theory, and adduce the strongest possible evidence in its support; they will produce documents and witnesses, cite precedents, assign reasons, introduce suggestions, offer pleas. The accused will usually assert his innocence. Compare STATE.

    Synonyms:
    adduce, advance, affirm, allege, assert, asseverate, assign, aver, cite, declare, introduce, maintain, offer, plead, produce, say, state

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. claimverb

    Synonyms:
    demand, ask, require, insist, pretense, right, privilege, title, request, maintain

    Antonyms:
    forego, waive, disclaim, abjure, disavow, abandon, concede, surrender, repudiate

  2. claimnoun

    Synonyms:
    assertion, vindication, pretension, title, right, privilege, arrogation, demand

    Antonyms:
    waiving, abjuration, disclaimer, surrender

Princeton's WordNet

  1. claimnoun

    an assertion of a right (as to money or property)

    "his claim asked for damages"

    Synonyms:
    title, call

    Antonyms:
    disclaim, give up, throw overboard, forgo, waive, forfeit, forego

  2. claimnoun

    an assertion that something is true or factual

    "his claim that he was innocent"; "evidence contradicted the government's claims"

    Synonyms:
    title, call

    Antonyms:
    disclaim, give up, throw overboard, forgo, forego, forfeit, waive

  3. claimnoun

    demand for something as rightful or due

    "they struck in support of their claim for a shorter work day"

    Synonyms:
    title, call

    Antonyms:
    forfeit, forgo, disclaim, forego, give up, throw overboard, waive

  4. claim, titlenoun

    an informal right to something

    "his claim on her attentions"; "his title to fame"

    Synonyms:
    form of address, deed of conveyance, rubric, statute title, deed, title, championship, call, title of respect

    Antonyms:
    give up, disclaim, throw overboard, waive, forgo, forfeit, forego

  5. title, claimnoun

    an established or recognized right

    "a strong legal claim to the property"; "he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate"; "he staked his claim"

    Synonyms:
    form of address, deed of conveyance, rubric, deed, title, call, statute title, championship, title of respect

    Antonyms:
    waive, throw overboard, disclaim, forgo, forego, give up, forfeit

  6. call, claimverb

    a demand especially in the phrase "the call of duty"

    Synonyms:
    cry, margin call, outcry, yell, call option, birdcall, phone call, vociferation, birdsong, shout, title, telephone call, call, song

    Antonyms:
    disclaim, give up, forgo, throw overboard, waive, forfeit, forego

  7. claimverb

    assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing

    "He claimed that he killed the burglar"

    Synonyms:
    exact, arrogate, lay claim, take

    Antonyms:
    forfeit, forgo, waive, give up, throw overboard, disclaim, forego

  8. claim, lay claim, arrogateverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    take, seize, assign, usurp, assume, exact, lay claim, take over, arrogate

    Antonyms:
    waive, give up, forgo, forego, throw overboard, forfeit, disclaim

  9. claimverb

    ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example

    "They claimed on the maximum allowable amount"

    Synonyms:
    exact, arrogate, lay claim, take

    Antonyms:
    disclaim, throw overboard, forego, forfeit, give up, forgo, waive

  10. claim, takeverb

    lay claim to; as of an idea

    "She took credit for the whole idea"

    Synonyms:
    take on, demand, take in, shoot, get, call for, exact, take, pack, bring, acquire, read, involve, make, carry, lease, guide, engage, lead, hire, necessitate, select, have, occupy, strike, study, get hold of, train, use up, assume, admit, pick out, need, adopt, subscribe to, deal, take aim, postulate, ingest, hold, arrogate, learn, contract, aim, require, fill, film, charter, drive, direct, ask, choose, subscribe, convey, submit, conduct, take up, rent, take away, consider, accept, lay claim, withdraw, consume, contain, look at, remove

    Antonyms:
    forfeit, forgo, forego, give up, throw overboard, disclaim, waive

  11. claim, take, exactverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    take on, demand, take in, shoot, get, call for, exact, take, pack, bring, acquire, read, involve, make, carry, lease, guide, engage, lead, hire, necessitate, select, have, occupy, strike, study, get hold of, train, use up, assume, admit, pick out, need, adopt, subscribe to, deal, take aim, postulate, ingest, hold, arrogate, learn, contract, aim, require, fill, film, charter, drive, direct, ask, choose, subscribe, convey, submit, conduct, take up, rent, take away, consider, accept, lay claim, withdraw, consume, contain, look at, remove

    Antonyms:
    give up, forgo, throw overboard, disclaim, waive, forfeit, forego

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. claimverb

    Synonyms:
    require, ask, demand, challenge, call for

  2. claimverb

    Synonyms:
    derive a right, obtain a title

  3. claimnoun

    Synonyms:
    demand, call, requisition

  4. claimnoun

    Synonyms:
    right, pretension, title, privilege

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. claimnoun

    Synonyms:
    pretension, demand, requisition, title, right

  2. claimverb

    Synonyms:
    demand, pretend, assert, maintain

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CLAIM

    Synonyms:
    Antihypertensive Efficacy of Candesartan in Comparison to Losartan

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How to use claim in a sentence?

  1. Foodi S. M.:

    Some people mention the mistakes of others not to learn from them, but to claim they are perfect.

  2. Todd Smith:

    Millennial travelers are attracted to fun, fast-paced adventures that often start at the top of the bucket list, we often hear they areaiming to claim the bragging right of stepping foot on all seven continents before they turn 30.

  3. Marshall Searcy:

    Truth is an absolute defense to a defamation claim.

  4. Jeff Flake:

    I must also say that separate and apart from this nomination and the facts that pertain to it, I do not believe that the claim of sexual assault is invalid because a 15-year-old girl didn't promptly report the assault to the authorities, as the President of the United States said just two days ago.

  5. Andrew Celli:

    Their silence is telling ; they really have no substantive defense to the infringement claim, a jury will plainly see that the infringing Old Dubai Frame is an illegal copy of Fernando's award-winning design. Such blatant misappropriation by the Dubai Municipality and ThyssenKrupp is not just a clear violation of copyright law -- Dubai Municipality is Dubai Municipality to artists and architects worldwide.


Translations for claim

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  • مطالبهArabic
  • патрабава́ць, запатрабава́цьBelarusian
  • искане, рекламация, изисквам, претендирам, правя реламация, претенцияBulgarian
  • pretensióCatalan, Valencian
  • nárok, tvrdit, tvrzení, záborCzech
  • Anspruch, Mutung, beanspruchen, behaupten, BehauptungGerman
  • αξίωση, διεκδίκηση αποζημίωσης, διεκδίκησηGreek
  • pretendiEsperanto
  • reclamación, afirmación, demanda, afirmar, concesión, reclamar, demandarSpanish
  • ادعاPersian
  • väite, korvausvaatimus, vahingonkorvausvaatimus, väittää, vaatia, korvaus, vaatimus, valtaus, vallataFinnish
  • affirmation, réclamation, demande, revendication, revendiquerFrench
  • tagairt, tagairScottish Gaelic
  • תביעה, טען, טיעון, תבע, טענהHebrew
  • दावाHindi
  • állítás, állít, igényel, követelés, követel, igényHungarian
  • dichiarazione, affermazione, reclamare, affermare, reclamo, rivendicazione, rivendicare, dichiarare, [[reclamare]] [[la]] [[proprietà]], [[reclamare]] [[il]] [[possesso]], RichiestaItalian
  • 主張, 請求Japanese
  • clamoreLatin
  • behaaptenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • kokorahoMāori
  • opeisen, beweren, aanspraak maken op, aanspraak, claimenDutch
  • kravNorwegian
  • roszczenie, twierdzićPolish
  • reivindicação, reivindicar, reclamar, reclamo, afirmação, alegar, afirmarPortuguese
  • petiție, pretenție, revendicare, reclamație, revendicaRomanian
  • объявление, [[предъявлять]] [[претензия, право, [[заявлять]] [[о]] [[право, объявлять, претензия, твердить, претендовать, [[требовать]] [[выплата, притязание, заявление, утверждение, [[заявлять]] [[претензия, [[объявлять]] [[претензия, иск, заявлять, [[требование]] [[выплата, утверждать, [[требовать]] [[компенсация, ЗапросRussian
  • anspråk, påstå, påståendeSwedish
  • daiSwahili
  • iddia etmek, öne sürmek, İddiaTurkish
  • دعویٰUrdu
  • 要求Chinese

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