Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLAIMING

No one with a conscience in him will think of claiming any merit for himself.

A temple is set at the end of the point, as if claiming the land for its own.

We may therefore begin by claiming this presumption in their favour.

I am very sorry that my claiming to be the evil influence has had so little effect.

We had imagined that the pleasures of the town were claiming your entire attention.

Here's the King of Prussia, claiming a right to this kingdom!'

A little while ago the Germans were claiming our Shakspeare.

This week he was claiming he used to be a watchmaker before he began to shake.

I refrained from provoking him any further than to persist in claiming possession of my boat.

Claiming that the defendant had been denied her right of trial by jury.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR CLAIMING

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.