- vt.声称; 断言; 需要; 索取;
- n.（根据权利而提出的）要求; 声称; 断言; 索赔;
- 复数: claims;
- 第三人称单数: claims;
- 过去式: claimed;
- 过去分词: claimed;
- 现在分词: claiming;
They claim to have a 40% worldwide market share.
Another union has voted for industrial action in support of a pay claim.
John had taken out redundancy insurance but when he tried to claim, he was refused payment.
Critics claim the trucks are unsafe.
He renounced his claim to the French throne.
That claim is increasingly open to doubt.
Last time we made a claim on our insurance they paid up really quickly.
They claim that military spending is used as a device for managing the economy.
Anyone who has overpaid tax will be able to backdate their claim to last April.
Head teachers yesterday submitted a claim for a 9 per cent pay rise.
He can claim to have been defeated by opponents copying his own tactics.
Others claim that Ireland's very essence is expressed through the language.
They claim to be white witches.
The most important purpose of our Health Care is to support you when making a claim for medical treatment. For that reason the claims procedure is as simple and helpful as possible.
There are many theories that claim to be able to predict whether you're carrying a boy or a girl.
The New York Times has a legitimate claim to be a national newspaper.
They claim the Government is privatising dentistry through the back door.
When a song gets to the top, someone will come out of the woodwork and claim to have written it.
Her attorneys claim there is no conclusive evidence that any murders took place.
From the start, doubts surrounded her claim to be the missing heiress.
There are several matters that claim my attention.
Workers who have been unfairly dismissed may claim compensation.
He set up a claim to the throne.
I can't claim infallibility for this method.
Is the claim capable of proof?
这要求能证明是合理的 吗 ?
Their claim is being treated with some scepticism in UN.
There is much to be said in vindication of his claim.
Can I claim for yesterday's journey?
能支付给我昨天的差旅费 吗 ?
They have no claim on us.
Emailing the neuroscientist and memory researcher Jim McGaugh one day, she claimed that she could recall every day of her life since the age of 12.
The team at Frontpoint addresses the issue in a blog on its site, citing their own jam protection software and claiming that there aren't any documented cases of successful jam attack since the company began offering wireless security sensors in the 1980s.
Or maybe the reward of a half-sized portion could be a half-sized dessert to be claimed only on a future date.
Even if they could, SimpliSafe claims that its system is always evolving, and that it varies slightly from system to system, which means there wouldn't be a universal magic formula for cracking it.
By contrast, a Danish tax on foods high in fats was abandoned a year after its introduction, amid claims that consumers were avoiding it by crossing the border to Germany to satisfy their desire for cheaper, fattier fare.
But perhaps Plutarch is suggesting something slightly different, something a bit closer to Marcus Cicero's claim that one should criticize by creation, not by finding fault.
it is claimed to be unintentional.
But as reliance on the Web grows, there are signs that the question is getting more serious attention: Last month, a study published in CNS Spectrums claimed to be the first large-scale look at excessive Internet use.
They hoped to challenge the claim that he never slept.
Several of the employees in the computer department, for example, claim to be developing vision problems from having to stare at a video display terminal for about 7 hours a day.
Why, then, has this claim become so popular?Part of the answer is that this is what always happens during periods of high unemployment—in part because experts and analysts believe that declaring the problem deeply rooted, with no easy answers, makes them sound serious.
The commission's revised Green Guides warn marketers against using labels that make broad claims, like eco-friendly.
So what you need to know is that there's no evidence whatsoever to back these claims.
So the evidence contradicts the claim that we're mainly suffering from structural unemployment.
Marketers must qualify their claims on the product packaging and limit them to a specific benefit, such as how much of the product is recycled.
Manufacturers of products that claim to be environmentally friendly will face tighter rules on how they are advertised to consumers under changes proposed by the Federal Trade Commission.
It's kind of a Wild West, anybody can claim themselves to be green.
In the last five years or so, there has been an explosion of green claims and environmental claims.
David Mallen, associate director of the Council of Better Business Bureau, said in the last two years the organization had seen an increase in the number of claims companies were bringing against each other for false or misleading environmental product claims.
Companies have also taken it upon themselves to contest each other's green claims.
And that, fundamentally, is why claims that we face huge structural problems have been multiplying: they offer a reason to do nothing about the mass unemployment that is crippling our economy and our society.
The other thing is that a lot of these supplements aren’t necessarily what they claim to be, and you really have to be wary when you take any of them.
He spoke out against the idea of white and black as distinct groups, claiming that these distinctions ignored the scope of human diversity.
Most notoriously,Oprah's validation of jenny McCarthy's claim that vaccines cause autism(自闭症)has no doubt contributed to much harm through the foolish avoidance of vaccines.
They are also hoping the court's ruling will rein in patent law, which is increasingly being used to claim new life forms as private property.
University officials claim that they dole out iPhones and iPods so as to facilitate students' learning outside of class.
Thecompany claims its motives are essentially public-spirited.
Google claims its plan for the world's biggest online library is to serve the interest of the general public
Supporters of home education claim that it is less expensive and far more efficient than mass public education.
We seek it out in others and are proud to claim it in ourselves, perhaps even more than good looks or intelligence
We can perhaps claim compensation from the steel suppliers for failure to deliver on time.
Claim compensation from the steel suppliers
You claim you are traveling on a scholarship from Delhi University.
It's about time they had to be registered and insured, so when they do hit a pedestrian or a vehicle, or cause an accident, at least they can be treated and there might be an opportunity to claim.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Tube bosses claim that capacity was limited because so few people wanted to walk up—meaning only one side was used at all times.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
But some observers are skeptical, “There is a kind of false precision being hawked by people claiming they are doing ancestry testing,” says Trey Duster, a New York University sociologist.
The Bilski case involves a claimed patent on a method for hedging risk in the energy market.
Curbs on business-method claims would be a dramatic about-face, because it was the federal circuit itself that introduced such patents with is 1998 decision in the so-called state Street Bank case, approving a patent on a way of pooling mutual-fund assets.
Sometimes years are required for truly novel discovery claims to be accepted and appreciated.
Similar to newly staked mining claims, they are full of potential.
Once a discovery claim becomes public, the discoverer receives intellectual credit.
Now the company is suddenly claiming that the 2002 agreement is invalid because of the 2006 legislation, and that only the federal government has regulatory power over nuclear issues.
Not surprisingly, newly published discovery claims and credible discoveries that appear to be important and convincing will always be open to challenge and potential modification or refutation by future researchers.
In the end, credibility “happens” to a discovery claim - a process that corresponds to what philosopher Annette Baier has described as the commons of the mind.
Consequently, discovery claims should be thought of as protoscience.
But, unlike with mining claims, the community takes control of what happens next.
But it takes collective scrutiny and acceptance to transform a discovery claim into a mature discovery.
As a discovery claim works it through the community, the interaction and confrontation between shared and competing beliefs about the science and the technology involved transforms an individual’s discovery claim into the community’s credible discovery.
Another urge or need that these gardens appear to respond to, or to arise from is so intrinsic that we are barely ever conscious of its abiding claims on us.
In effect, the White House claimed that it could invalidate any otherwise legitimate state law that it disagrees with.
Every Justice rightly rejected this remarkable claim.
“Those first few days should be spent looking for work, not looking to sign on,” he claimed.
Symbolic of national unity as they claim to be, their very history—and sometimes the way they behave today – embodies outdated and indefensible privileges and inequalities.
1. an assertion of a right (as to money or property);
"his claim asked for damages"
2. an assertion that something is true or factual;
"his claim that he was innocent"
"evidence contradicted the government's claims"
3. demand for something as rightful or due;
"they struck in support of their claim for a shorter work day"
4. an informal right to something;
"his claim on her attentions"
"his title to fame"
5. an established or recognized right;
"a strong legal claim to the property"
"he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate"
"he staked his claim"
6. a demand especially in the phrase "the call of duty"
1. assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing;
"He claimed that he killed the burglar"
2. demand as being one's due or property; assert one's right or title to;
"He claimed his suitcases at the airline counter"
"Mr. Smith claims special tax exemptions because he is a foreign resident"
3. ask for legally or make a legal claim to, as of debts, for example;
"They claimed on the maximum allowable amount"
4. lay claim to; as of an idea;
"She took credit for the whole idea"
5. take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs;
"the accident claimed three lives"
"The hard work took its toll on her"
claim to fame
a reason for being regarded as unusual or noteworthy
the town's only claim to fame is that it is the birthplace of Elgar.
lay claim to
She laid claim to her father's crown.
To assert one's right to or ownership of.
ask, beg, demand, require, request, implore, claim, pray, entreat
assert, affirm, allege, maintain, testify, claim
反义词vt. & vi.提出要求;索取
请求权 诉讼请求 索赔条款 索回 索偿 债权 权利要求 认领