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Pronunciation of Claims: Learn how to pronounce Claims in English correctly

Learn how to say Claims correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word claim:

verb (mainly transitive)
to demand as being due or as one’s property; assert one’s title or right to ⇒ he claimed the record
(takes a clause as object or an infinitive) to assert as a fact; maintain against denial ⇒ he claimed to be telling the truth
to call for or need; deserve ⇒ this problem claims our attention
to take ⇒ the accident claimed four lives
an assertion of a right; a demand for something as due
an assertion of something as true, real, or factual ⇒ he made claims for his innocence
a right or just title to something; basis for demand ⇒ a claim to fame
See lay claim to
anything that is claimed, esp in a formal or legal manner, such as a piece of land staked out by a miner
(law) a document under seal, issued in the name of the Crown or a court, commanding the person to whom it is addressed to do or refrain from doing some specified act former name writ1
a demand for payment in connection with an insurance policy, etc
the sum of money demanded
Derived Forms
ˈclaimable adjective
ˈclaimer noun
Word Origin
C13: from Old French claimer to call, appeal, from Latin clāmāre to shout