Adjective "claimable" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈkleɪməb(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'In the previous legislation, passed by National, the maximum amount that was claimable in the case of the closure of a business was $6,000.'
  2. 'Review them at the end of the tax year to see what is claimable.'

Definitions

1. to demand by or as by virtue of a right; demand as a right or as due: to claim an estate by inheritance.

2. to assert and demand the recognition of (a right, title, possession, etc.); assert one's right to: to claim payment for services.

3. to assert or maintain as a fact: She claimed that he was telling the truth.

4. to require as due or fitting: to claim respect. verb (used without object)

5. to make or file a claim: to claim for additional compensati

More examples(as adjective)

"percents can be claimable by aborigines."

"percents can be claimable."

"proportions can be claimable."

Origin

(claim)