Definitions for claimer

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

claimkleɪm(v.t.)

  1. to demand by or as if by virtue of a right; demand as a right or as due:

    to claim an estate by inheritance.

  2. to assert or maintain as a fact:

    She claimed that she was telling the truth.

  3. to require as due or fitting:

    to claim respect.

  4. (n.)a demand for something as due; an assertion of a right or an alleged right:

    to make unreasonable claims on a doctor's time.

  5. an assertion of something as a fact:

    I make no claims to originality.

  6. a right to claim or demand; a just title to something:

    His claim to the heavyweight title is disputed.

  7. something that is claimed, esp. a piece of public land for which formal request is made for mining or other purposes.

  8. a request or demand for payment in accordance with an insurance policy, a workers' compensation law, etc.

    Category: Business

Idioms for claim:

  1. lay claim to,to declare oneself entitled to.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of claim:

1250–1300; ME< AF, OF claimer < L clāmāre to shout

claim′er(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. claimer(Noun)

    A person who makes a claim; a claimant

  2. claimer(Noun)

    A pretender to a royal title

Webster Dictionary

  1. Claimer(noun)

    one who claims; a claimant

Anagrams of claimer

  1. reclaim

  2. miracle

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