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Translation of "claim" - English-Russian dictionary

claim

verb     /kleɪm/
SAY [T]
B2 to say that something is true, although you have not proved it заявлять, утверждать [+ (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 заявлять о (победе), брать ответственность (за что-либо) No one has claimed responsibility for yesterday's bomb attack. →  Opposite disclaim Announcing, informing and stating
DEMAND [I, T]
B2 to ask for something because it belongs to you or you have the right to have it требовать что-либо 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. уносить (об аварии, войне) The floods claimed over 200 lives.KillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of claim verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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