claimer

[ kley-mer ]
/ ˈkleɪ mər /

noun

a person who makes a claim; claimant.
Horse Racing.
  1. a horse participating in a claiming race.
  2. claiming race.

Nearby words

  1. claiborne,
  2. claim,
  3. claim check,
  4. claim-jumper,
  5. claimant,
  6. claiming race,
  7. claimsman,
  8. clair,
  9. clair de lune,
  10. clair, rené

Origin of claimer

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at claim, -er1

Related formspre·claim·er, noun

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