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grant

noun

1 grant

Any monetary aid.

Polish: grant



2 grant

The act of providing a subsidy.

synonyms: subsidisation, subsidization.

3 grant

law A transfer of property by deed of conveyance.

synonym: assignment.

4 Grant

Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978).

synonyms: Duncan Grant, Duncan James Corrow Grant.

5 Grant

United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986).

synonym: Cary Grant.

6 Grant

18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885).

synonyms: Hiram Ulysses Grant, President Grant, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant.

7 grant

A contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business.

synonym: concession.

Roget 784: giving etc. v.; bestowal, bestowment, donation; presentation, presentment; accordance; concession; delivery, consignment, dispensation, communication, ... show more

Roget 760: permission, leave; allowance, sufferance; tolerance, toleration; liberty, law, license, concession, grace; indulgence etc. (lenity) ... show more

Dutch: vergunning
Polish: licencja

8 grant

A right or privilege that has been granted.

verb

1 grant

Let have:
— Grant permission.

synonym: allow.

Roget 760: permit; give permission etc. n., give power; let, allow, admit; suffer, bear with, tolerate, recognize; concede etc. ... show more

Roget 529: disclose, discover, dismask; draw the veil, draw aside the veil, lift the veil, raise the veil, lift up the veil, remove the veil, tear aside the veil, tear the curtain; unmask, unveil, unfold, ... show more

Roget 783: transfer, convey; alienate, alien; assign; grant etc. (confer) 784; consign; make over, hand over; pass, hand, ... show more

Dutch: laten doen

2 grant

Give as judged due or on the basis of merit:
— Funds are granted to qualified researchers.

synonym: award.

3 grant

Be willing to concede:
— I grant you this much.

synonyms: concede, yield.

Roget 762: consent; assent etc. 488; yield assent, admit, allow, concede, grant, yield; come round, come over; give into, acknowledge, ... show more

Dutch: toegeven

4 grant

Allow to have:
— Grant a privilege.

synonyms: accord, allot.

5 grant

Bestow, especially officially:
— Grant a degree.
— This bill grants us new rights.

synonym: give.

Dutch: verlenen

6 grant

Give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another.

synonyms: cede, concede, yield.

Roget 784: deliver, hand, pass, put into the hands of; hand over, make over, deliver over, pass over, turn over; assign dower.    present, give away, dispense, dispose of; ... show more

Dutch: aftreden

7 grant

Transfer by deed:
— Grant land.

synonym: deed over.


Moby thesaurus: OK, accede to, accept, accommodation, accord, accord to, accordance, acknowledge, administer, admit, admit everything, admit exceptions, afford, agree provisionally, agree to, aid, alimony, allocate, allot, allotment ... show more.

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granted

adjective

1 granted

Acknowledged as a supposition.

synonym: given.


adverb

Roget 488: yes, yea, ay, aye, true; good; well; very well, very true; well and good; granted; even so, just so; ... show more

Moby thesaurus: God-given, accepted, accorded, accounted as, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, alleged, allowed, approved, assumed, assumptive, authenticated, avowed, bestowed, certified, conceded, confessed, confirmed, conjectured ... show more.

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