Thesaurus / claim
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Before the 2016 election and, from a bigger platform, before the 2020 election, he amplified unfounded claims about the flaws in the electoral system to try to backstop his potential electoral loss.
WHAT HAPPENS TO AN ENTRENCHED TWO-PARTY SYSTEM WHEN ONE PARTY UNDERMINES THE SYSTEM?PHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
To be sure, Brooks recognizes the “otherization” at play when officers peremptorily reject claims that racial bias insinuates itself into policing decisions by reducing 7-D residents to “animals.”
A GEORGETOWN PROFESSOR TRADES HER CLASSROOM FOR A POLICE BEATRONALD S. SULLIVAN JR.FEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those claims came into question on Thursday, when the Associated Press reported that leaders of the organization were notified in June of at least 10 harassment claims against Weaver, including two involving Lincoln Project employees.
A HUD official told The Washington Post that Thursday’s move expands the universe of people who can file a fair-housing complaint because individuals will no longer have to make a nonconformity allegation in discrimination claims.
HUD EXPANDS FAIR HOUSING PROTECTIONS FOR TRANSGENDER PEOPLETRACY JANFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That claim gained traction after the Washington Times reported that a facial recognition company had linked several of those photographed in the Capitol to antifa.
HALF OF REPUBLICANS SAY THAT THE CAPITOL VIOLENCE WAS MOSTLY ANTIFA’S FAULTPHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In an email to Ars, a Facebook spokesperson said Kennedy’s Instagram account was removed “for repeatedly sharing debunked claims about the coronavirus or vaccines.”
INSTAGRAM BANS TOP ANTI-VAXXER ROBERT F. KENNEDY JR. OVER COVID FALSEHOODSBETH MOLEFEBRUARY 11, 2021ARS TECHNICA
The claims about Caldwell’s high-security clearance and FBI service add to concerns about extremism in the military and law enforcement.
Although the company has declined to comment on the allegations, the women eventually settled their claims.
NDAS HAVE LONG BEEN USED TO SILENCE THE ABUSED, ADVOCATES SAY. A NEW LAW MAY CHANGE THAT.PAULINA VILLEGASFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
WORDS RELATED TO CLAIM
- be deceitful
- be hypocritical
- claim falsely
- fake out
- lay claim
- let on
- make out
- pass off
- pass oneself off as
- put on
- put up a front
- shuck and jive
- dumb act
- act as if
- blow hot air
- come out
- cross heart
- get off chest
- get on soapbox
- make out
- open up
- own up
- say so
- swear on bible
- swear up and down
- talk big
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.