English translation of 'दावा'
mn/dava, dAvA, daavaa, dāvā/
1. claim transitive verb, countable noun
If someone claims that something is true, or if they make a claim that it is true, they say that it is true but they have not proved it and it may be false.
The man claimed to be a journalist.
He claims a 70 to 80 per cent success rate.
He repeated his claim that the people supported his action.
2. claim transitive verb, countable noun
If you claim something such as money, property, or land, or if you make a claim for it, you ask for it because you have a right to it.
Now they are returning to claim what was theirs.
This office has been dealing with their insurance claim.
3. contention countable noun
Someone's contention is the opinion that they are expressing.
The lawyer's contention is that his client will not get a fair trial.
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Translation of दावा from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary