- A demand of a right or supposed right; a calling on another
for something due or supposed to be due; an assertion of a right or
- A right to claim or demand something; a title to any debt,
privilege, or other thing in possession of another; also, a title to
anything which another should give or concede to, or confer on, the
- The thing claimed or demanded; that (as land) to which any
one intends to establish a right; as a settler's claim; a miner's
- A loud call. - To be entitled to anything; to deduce a right or title;
to have a claim. - To ask for, or seek to obtain, by virtue of authority,
right, or supposed right; to challenge as a right; to demand as due.
- To proclaim.
- To call or name.
- To assert; to maintain.