claim for damages


claim for damages
sue for damage, sue for injuries

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • claim — 1. verb 1) he claimed that she was lying Syn: assert, declare, profess, protest, maintain, insist, contend, allege 2) you can claim compensation Syn: request, ask for, apply f …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary


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