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claim

claim

 
 
pronunciation:
kleIm
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: claimed, claiming, claims
definition: to state as true.
He claimed that his father was seven feet tall.
antonyms:
deny
similar words:
argue, declare
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a demand for something as one's right.
After he died, his oldest son made a claim to all his property.
similar words:
call, request, right, title