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lay claim

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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:
    claim, take, seize, assign, usurp, assume, exact, take over, arrogate

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#246take
#2022claim
#3354assume
#3402exact
#8011assign
#18031seize
#73258usurp
#248023arrogate

How to use lay claim in a sentence?

  1. Sherri Schwanz:

    Governor Laura Kelly is the education governor, for her opponent to attempt to lay claim to that title is laughable. A more accurate title for Derek Schmidt to claim would be Brownback’s defender in chief.

  2. Gavin Newsom:

    Today we can lay claim to seeing some real light at the end of the tunnel as it relates to case numbers.

  3. Secretary Tillerson:

    Building islands and then putting military assets on those islands is akin to Russia's taking of Crimea. It's taking of territory that others lay claim to, we're going to have to send China a clear signal that first, the island-building stops, and second, your access to those islands (is) also not going to be allowed.

  4. Rex Tillerson:

    Building islands and then putting military assets on those islands is akin to Russia's taking of Crimea. Its taking of territory that others lay claim to.

  5. Rex Tillerson:

    Building islands and then putting military assets on those islands is akin to Russia's taking of Crimea. It's taking of territory that others lay claim to.


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