Claiming in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Claiming

present participle of claim

Short Example Sentence for Claiming

  • 1. Sleep was claiming his senses. 🔊
  • 2. You need not be claiming to be such a friend of his. 🔊
  • 3. But you weary me with claiming my respect. 🔊
  • 4. All "hair tonics" claiming to do this are frauds. 🔊
  • 5. My boy, the Irish are notorious for claiming that. 🔊
  • 6. He is robbing the farmers while claiming he wants to beautify their homes. 🔊
  • 7. He was indignant with Belgium for claiming national independence. 🔊
  • 8. Cabrillo felt his way along it in 1542, claiming it for Spain. 🔊
  • 9. At home, 142. Leading points as to, claiming attention, 142. 🔊
  • 10. If she wrote that letter to Mr. Bragg, she would, in fact, be claiming him. 🔊

How to use Claiming in Sentence?

  • 1. But again let me implore you to be on your guard against claiming to be its author. 🔊
  • 2. At length the negotiations were put an end to by death claiming the aged Pontiff. 🔊
  • 3. Tommy, claiming assistance from his chum, Jack, was ready to draw up a programme for a gala week. 🔊
  • 4. I have no hesitation in claiming from you an important service which will unite us by the ties of the warmest friendship. 🔊
  • 5. But the difficulties of laying hands on a bishop, and claiming him for their own, seemed too overwhelming. 🔊
  • 6. Between them they ruled the village, one claiming the souls of the labourers, the other their bodies. 🔊
  • 7. Like his ministers, he lived on the fat of the land, claiming as his own the firstlings of the flock. 🔊
  • 8. The folly lies not in claiming reason as the absolute, but in assuming that the absolute is beyond and against reason. 🔊
  • 9. Several prisoners were quarreling for a position nearest the embers, each angrily claiming that he had brought the fagots that were burning! 🔊
  • 10. He was very enthusiastic over this scheme, claiming that he would make far more money by it than he was then receiving from hiring out his slaves. 🔊
  • 11. I never should have thought of claiming it, had it not been for the advice of one of the missionaries, who took a fancy to me. 🔊
  • 12. These shadows hold their place apart, as some rare dreams do, claiming from us an indescribable tenderness. 🔊
  • 13. They, in virtue of their office, ought not to be, and they have the highest authority for not claiming to be, judges or lawgivers. 🔊
  • 14. Then he spoke slightingly of the feat, claiming that any man who had ever ridden range could do as much, with the right pony. 🔊
  • 15. He had no sooner done quoting, however, than his mother peered into the room, claiming the business talk that had been promised. 🔊
  • 16. She sat in the shadow of it, feeling it all around her, claiming her as it would claim her henceforth, from, the world. 🔊
  • 17. This family, though claiming to be Christian and civilised, was little better than vagrant and savage. 🔊
  • 18. As a result Evan was kept in hot water the most of the time, but he persisted in claiming that the freshmen were bound to give them a surprise. 🔊
  • 19. He and Fred nearly pulled the old attendant in two, each claiming the right to torture him first and learn the secret. 🔊
  • 20. His questions, put with the sad, querulous courtesy of an invalid claiming privileges by reason of his pain, were sometimes difficult to answer. 🔊
  • 21. Their possessing the country on the river north of the line from the Lake of the Woods affords a foundation for their claiming such navigation. 🔊
  • 22. After the party broke up, one of the guests returned, claiming protection, which Campbell pledged himself to give. 🔊
  • 23. Here, on the other hand, the ridicule was directed against Him entirely on the ground of His claiming to be a king. 🔊
  • 24. If I had half your chance, I shouldn't waste a minute in claiming the mate to that glove. 🔊
  • 25. Directly Mr. Winthrop had attended to matters at once claiming his attention on his return, he began to investigate my daily avocations. 🔊