Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “claim”

claim

verb
 
 
/kleɪm/
SAY [T] B2 to say that something is true, although you have not proved it
iddia etmek, ileri sürmek
[+ (that)] She claimed that the dog attacked her. [+ to do sth] He claims to have seen a ghost.Saying and utteringSaying againAnnouncing, informing and stating
claim credit/responsibility/success, etc to say that you have done or achieved something
kredi/sorumluluk/başarı talebinde bulunmak, hakkı olduğunu söylemek
No one has claimed responsibility for yesterday's bomb attack. → Opposite disclaimAnnouncing, informing and stating
DEMAND [I, T] B2 to ask for something because it belongs to you or you have the right to have it
talep etmek, sahiplenmek, hak iddia etmek
She claimed $2,500 in travel expenses. If no one claims the watch, then you can keep it.Social security and state benefitsMaking appeals and requests
KILL [T] If an accident, war, etc claims lives, people are killed because of it.
can almak, cana malolmak
The floods claimed over 200 lives.KillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of claim verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “claim” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More