Textual thesaurus for "claim"

(noun) title

an informal right to something

his claim on her attentions; his title to fame

(noun) title

an established or recognized right

a strong legal claim to the property; he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate; he staked his claim

(noun) call

a demand especially in the phrase "the call of duty"

(verb) exact, take

take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs

the accident claimed three lives; The hard work took its toll on her

(verb) take

lay claim to; as of an idea

She took credit for the whole idea

(verb) lay claim, arrogate

demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or title to

He claimed his suitcases at the airline counter; Mr. Smith claims special tax exemptions because he is a foreign resident