Synonyms of claim in English:

claim


See definition of claim

verb

1‘Davies claimed that she was lying’

SYNONYMS

assert, declare, profess, maintain, state, hold, affirm, avow, aver, protest, insist, swear, attest

argue, contend, submit, move

allege

informal make out

archaic avouch

rare asseverate, represent

2‘if no one claims the items, they will become Crown property’

SYNONYMS

lay claim to, say that one owns, assert ownership of, formally request

pretend to

3‘you are entitled to claim compensation’

SYNONYMS

request, ask for, apply for, put in for, put in an application for

sue for

demand, exact

4‘the fire claimed the lives of five people’

SYNONYMS

take

cause in the loss of, result in the loss of


noun

1‘her claims that she was raped’

SYNONYMS

assertion, declaration, profession, affirmation, avowal, averment, protestation, representation

contention, submission, case

allegation

pretence

rare asseveration

2‘a claim for damages’

SYNONYMS

request, application

demand, petition, call

3‘they have first claim on the assets of the trust’

SYNONYMS

entitlement to, title to, right to, rights to