Definition of claimant in English:


Syllabification: claim·ant
Pronunciation: /ˈklāmənt


A person making a claim, especially in a lawsuit or for a government-sponsored benefit.
More example sentences
  • The claimants and the defendants produced differing translations of the clause.
  • Both the claimants and the defendants are in business for the purpose of making a profit.
  • I must do the best I can to be fair to both the claimant and the defendant on the evidence that is before me.

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