Claim and Demand


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Claim noun – Something that someone insists upon having.
Usage example: young children make great claims on their parents' time

Demand is a synonym for claim in need topic. In some cases you can use "Demand" instead the word "Claim" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like request, property, thing, give. popular alternative
Nearby Words: claimed, claiming, claimant
Synonyms for Claim


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Demand noun – Something that someone insists upon having.
Usage example: the terrorists presented their list of demands

Claim is a synonym for demand in need topic. You can use "Claim" instead the word "Demand" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as request, application, thing, give. popular alternative
Nearby Words: demanding, demanded, demandant
Synonyms for Demand

How words are described

equal equal claim equal demand
similar similar claim similar demand
reasonable reasonable claim reasonable demand
single single claim single demand
Other adjectives: small, strong, real, big, great, outrageous, little, bad, infamous, main, unreasonable, later, greater, last, able.

Common collocations

power claim power demand power
life claim life demand life
control claim control demand control
share claim share demand share
Other nouns: authority, money, rights.

Both words in one sentence

  • TV Tropes is informal enough not to demand references for every claim as The Other Wiki does, so you don't need justification to correct a perceived error in objective fact (though explaining in the "edit reason" is considered good form).
  • When they're caught and the authorities demand they identify Spock, they all claim to be Spock.
  • To save Spinelli, the others all claim their names are Ashley too, and demand membership.
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Demand and Claim. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 14, from
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