- a hypothesis not yet verified by experience.
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Examples from the Web for truth claim
Initially, then, every judgment is a truth-claim, and this claim is merely formal.
The intellectualist accounts of truth have all failed to make this vital distinction between 'truth-claim' and validated truth.
The correspondence theory, then, does not test the truth-claim of the assertion; it only gives a fresh definition of it.
Thus, once again, we find that an account of truth-claim is being foisted on us in place of a description of truth-testing.