Lawson claimed Wednesday that her husband “told everyone” he was taking cocaine out of her nose that night.
All of them claimed to be unhappy as children; none of them expressed any gratitude toward their parents.
Since CBS lacks a cable channel, she has claimed the nearest available real estate.
Walmart has claimed that it is “deeply concerned” by the allegations and is “working aggressively to determine what happened.”
"I have something in common with Clarence Thomas," Mr. Limbaugh claimed Thursday on his radio program.
Was it because he foresaw that the ten thousand dollar reward would be claimed?
Her life, claimed by the open air, had its reward—the saddle is no cradle for weaklings.
There were at least two sergeants, he claimed furiously, whose turn it should have been to go on this arduous mission.
He is no kin to us; an orphan, or as good as one; no person has ever claimed him, or ever will.
On the same day it claimed an absolute discretion by a decree that the mandates of the electors were not binding on its members.
c.1300, "to call, call out; to ask or demand by virtue of right or authority," from accented stem of Old French clamer "to call, name, describe; claim; complain; declare," from Latin clamare "to cry out, shout, proclaim," from PIE *kele- (2) "to shout," imitative (cf. Sanskrit usakala "cock," literally "dawn-calling;" Latin calare "to announce solemnly, call out;" Middle Irish cailech "cock;" Greek kalein "to call," kelados "noise," kledon "report, fame;" Old High German halan "to call;" Old English hlowan "to low, make a noise like a cow;" Lithuanian kalba "language"). Related: Claimed; claiming.
Meaning "to maintain as true" is from 1864; specific sense "to make a claim" (on an insurance company) is from 1897. Claim properly should not stray too far from its true meaning of "to demand recognition of a right."
early 14c., "a demand of a right; right of claiming," from Old French claime "claim, complaint," from clamer (see claim (v.)). Meaning "thing claimed or demanded" is from 1792; specifically "piece of land allotted and taken" (chiefly U.S. and Australia, in reference to mining) is from 1851. Insurance sense is from 1878.