Complete Definition of "claim"

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English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-claim.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-eɪm|-eɪm

Etymology
From OF. clamer.

Noun
en-noun

  1. A demand of ownership made for something (eg. claim ownership, claim victory)
  2. A new statement of truth made about something
  3. A demand of ownership for previously unowned land (eg. in the gold rush, oil rush)

Translations
trans-top|a demand of ownership
Finnish: vaatimus
French: prétention f <ref>Le Trésor de la Langue Française Informatisé</ref>
German: Anspruch m
trans-mid
Italian: reclamo m, rivendicazione f
Polish: roszczenie n
Portuguese: reclamo m, reivindicação f
Swedish: anspråk n
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trans-top|a new statement of truth made about something
Finnish: väite
Finnish: thèse
German: Behauptung f
trans-mid
Hebrew: ××¢× × (t'a'na) f, ×××¢×× (t'i'un) m
Italian: dichiarazione f, affermazione f
Portuguese: afirmação f
Swedish: påstående n
trans-bottom

trans-top|a demand of ownership for previously unowned land
Finnish: valtaus
German: Anspruch m, Mutung f (mining)
Hebrew: ת×××¢× (tvi'a) f
trans-mid
Italian: reclamo m di proprietà f
Swedish: anspråk n
French: réclamation f

Verb
en-verb

  1. To demand ownership of.
  2. To state a new fact.
  3. To demand ownership or right to use for land.

Translations
trans-top|demanding ownership of something
Finnish: vaatia
German: beanspruchen
trans-mid
Italian: reclamare, rivendicare
trans-bottom

trans-top|to state a new fact
Finnish: väittää
German: behaupten
Hebrew: ×××¢×× (lit'on)
trans-mid
Italian: dichiarare, affermare
Portuguese: alegar, afirmar
Spanish: afirmar
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trans-top|demand ownership or right to use for land
Finnish: vallata
German: beanspruchen
Spanish: reclamar
trans-mid
Hebrew: ×ת×××¢ (litboa)
Italian: reclamare la proprietà f, il possesso m
trans-bottom

to be checked
ttbc|Dutch: beweren

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