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1. claim

verb. ['ˈkleɪm'] assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing.

Synonyms

  • pretend
  • charge
  • make out
  • postulate
  • contend
  • profess
  • purport

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disprove
  • deny
  • disavow

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. claim

noun. ['ˈkleɪm'] an assertion of a right (as to money or property).

Synonyms

  • cause of action
  • pretension
  • assertion
  • asseveration
  • averment

Antonyms

  • iodinate
  • string
  • abstain
  • give

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. claim

noun. ['ˈkleɪm'] an assertion that something is true or factual.

Synonyms

  • asseveration
  • averment
  • allegement
  • allegation

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • refuse
  • outgo
  • stay

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. claim

verb. ['ˈkleɪm'] demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or title to.

Synonyms

  • arrogate
  • assign
  • pretend
  • requisition
  • bespeak
  • lay claim
  • quest
  • request
  • take

Antonyms

  • derequisition
  • wrong
  • supply
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. claim

verb. ['ˈkleɪm'] ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example.

Synonyms

  • exact
  • demand
  • counterclaim
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • request

Antonyms

  • inexact
  • imperfect
  • inaccurate
  • incorrect

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. claim

noun. ['ˈkleɪm'] demand for something as rightful or due.

Synonyms

  • insurance claim

Antonyms

  • promote
  • real

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. claim

verb. ['ˈkleɪm'] lay claim to; as of an idea.

Synonyms

  • verify
  • affirm
  • arrogate
  • assert
  • avow
  • aver
  • lay claim
  • swear
  • take

Antonyms

  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • disbelieve
  • imprecise

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. claim

noun. ['ˈkleɪm'] an informal right to something.

Synonyms

  • right

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. claim

noun. ['ˈkleɪm'] an established or recognized right.

Synonyms

  • legal right
  • own right
  • title

Antonyms

  • charge
  • lodge
  • fuse
  • ionate

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. claim

verb. ['ˈkleɪm'] take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs.

Synonyms

  • necessitate
  • call for
  • demand
  • ask
  • require
  • need
  • involve
  • postulate
  • take

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • lose
  • stay in place
  • negate

Etymology

  • claimen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • claimer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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