Synonyms for laying claim

Synonyms for (noun) laying claim

Synonyms: assumption, laying claim

Definition: the act of taking possession of or power over something

Usage: his assumption of office coincided with the trouble in Cuba; the Nazi assumption of power in 1934; he acquired all the company's assets for ten million dollars and the assumption of the company's debts

Similar words: acquisition

Definition: the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something

Usage: the acquisition of wealth; the acquisition of one company by another

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