SAY [T] › 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.11411152
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 disclaim1152
DEMAND [I, T] › 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.3861168
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.457