Thesaurus / claim

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The empress had not waited for this serious reverse to claim from France the promised aid.

But as he was disposed to be too friendly, and to claim too large a share of the lunch, we rather gave him the cold shoulder.

RiverbyJohn Burroughs

The audit office should have information at hand sufficient to decline the claim or settle it immediately.

The Modern RailroadEdward Hungerford

She had a claim on him for support, and there was usually some way to enforce the claim.

He fully intended, of course, to follow the matter up, but other and more important issues came to claim his time and attention.

Finally a good method of refuting the claim of importance made for an opposing proposition is by amplifying and diminishing.

Public SpeakingClarence Stratton

"While I suggested the movement and claim a place also," said Alec, with an eagerness foreign to him.

The Great Airship.F. S. Brereton

The angel in thee and rejects the sprites That ineffectual crowd about his strength, And mingle with his work and claim a share!

She laid no claim to the title of a Blue—she had not the most remote idea of being considered a literary lady.

Mark HurdlestoneSusanna Moodie

"It seems to me that your Nation's claim to the Moon is justified," he said.

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