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ˈkleɪ məntclaimant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. claimantnoun

    someone who claims a benefit or right or title

    "claimants of unemployment compensation"; "he was a claimant to the throne"

Wiktionary

  1. claimantnoun

    One who claims; one who makes a claim.

    Etymology: and clamant, present participle of the verb clamer and its variants, from clamo.

  2. claimantnoun

    A person receiving money from the government, in a form of unemployment benefits, disability benefits or similar.

    Etymology: and clamant, present participle of the verb clamer and its variants, from clamo.

  3. claimantnoun

    The party who initiates a lawsuit before a court.

    Etymology: and clamant, present participle of the verb clamer and its variants, from clamo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Claimantnoun

    one who claims; one who asserts a right or title; a claimer

    Etymology: [Cf. OF. clamant, p. pr. of clamer. Cf. Clamant.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of claimant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of claimant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of claimant in a Sentence

  1. Alex Gerbi:

    As the Claimant, The Law Debenture Trust Corporation plc, has not agreed to that request, no doubt at the instruction of the Russian Federation.

  2. State John Kerry:

    The foreign minister said the time has come to move away from public tensions and turn the page, and we agree with that... no claimant should be acting in a way that is provocative, no claimant should take steps that wind up raising tensions.

  3. The State Department:

    The United States firmly opposes coercion and intimidation by any claimant to assert its territorial or maritime claims, china should cease its bullying behavior and refrain from engaging in this type of provocative and destabilizing activity.

  4. Del Rosario:

    The Philippines fully supports and will pro-actively promote the call of the United States on the '3 halts': halt in reclamation, halt in construction, and halt in aggressive actions that could further heighten tensions, we will agree to be bound only if China and other claimant states agree to the same.

  5. Alex Gerbi:

    Ukraine has sought additional time for the filing of its defence of six weeks until 27 May 2016, as the Claimant, The Law Debenture Trust Corporation plc, has not agreed to that request, no doubt at the instruction of the Russian Federation.

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