English translation of दावा
दावाPowered by COBUILD /dava/
Definitions and Translations
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