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Polish translation of “claim”

claim

verb     /kleɪm/
SAY [T] B2 to say that something is true, although you have not proved it
twierdzić
[+ (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
przypisywać sobie zasługę/przyznawać się/ogłaszaćsukces itp.
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
domagać się
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.
pochłonąć
The floods claimed over 200 lives.KillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of claim verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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