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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kley-mer]
    • /ˈkleɪ mər/
    • /ˈkleɪmə /
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kley-mer]
    • /ˈkleɪ mər/

Definitions of claimer word

  • noun claimer a person who makes a claim; claimant 3
  • noun claimer a horse entered in a claiming race 3
  • noun claimer a person who makes a claim; claimant. 1
  • noun claimer Horse Racing. a horse participating in a claiming race. claiming race. 1
  • noun claimer A person who makes a claim; a claimant. 1
  • noun claimer A pretender to a royal title. 0

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Origin of claimer

First appearance:

before 1400
One of the 24% oldest English words
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50; See origin at claim, -er1

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Parts of speech for Claimer


claimer popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 61% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 50% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

claimer usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for claimer

noun claimer

  • applicant — An applicant for something such as a job or a place at a college is someone who makes a formal written request to be given it.
  • petitioner — a formally drawn request, often bearing the names of a number of those making the request, that is addressed to a person or group of persons in authority or power, soliciting some favor, right, mercy, or other benefit: a petition for clemency; a petition for the repeal of an unfair law.

Antonyms for claimer

noun claimer

  • disclaimer — a statement, document, or assertion that disclaims responsibility, affiliation, etc.; disavowal; denial.

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