Lingvanex Tranalator

Translator for


translation app

Lingvanex - your universal translation app

Translator for

Download For Free

Meaning & Definition of Grant in English

English

Grant

/grænt/

noun

1. Any monetary aid

    synonym:
  • grant

2. The act of providing a subsidy

    synonym:
  • grant
  • ,
  • subsidization
  • ,
  • subsidisation

3. (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

    synonym:
  • grant
  • ,
  • assignment

4. Scottish painter

  • Cousin of lytton strachey and member of the bloomsbury group (1885-1978)
    synonym:
  • Grant
  • ,
  • Duncan Grant
  • ,
  • Duncan James Corrow Grant

5. United states actor (born in england) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)

    synonym:
  • Grant
  • ,
  • Cary Grant

6. 18th president of the united states

  • Commander of the union armies in the american civil war (1822-1885)
    synonym:
  • Grant
  • ,
  • Ulysses Grant
  • ,
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • ,
  • Ulysses Simpson Grant
  • ,
  • Hiram Ulysses Grant
  • ,
  • President Grant

7. A contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business

  • "He got the beer concession at the ball park"
    synonym:
  • concession
  • ,
  • grant

8. A right or privilege that has been granted

    synonym:
  • grant

verb

1. Let have

  • "Grant permission"
  • "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison"
    synonym:
  • allow
  • ,
  • grant

2. Give as judged due or on the basis of merit

  • "The referee awarded a free kick to the team"
  • "The jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff"
  • "Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
    synonym:
  • award
  • ,
  • grant

3. Be willing to concede

  • "I grant you this much"
    synonym:
  • concede
  • ,
  • yield
  • ,
  • grant

4. Allow to have

  • "Grant a privilege"
    synonym:
  • accord
  • ,
  • allot
  • ,
  • grant

5. Bestow, especially officially

  • "Grant a degree"
  • "Give a divorce"
  • "This bill grants us new rights"
    synonym:
  • grant
  • ,
  • give

6. Give over

  • Surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
    synonym:
  • concede
  • ,
  • yield
  • ,
  • cede
  • ,
  • grant

7. Transfer by deed

  • "Grant land"
    synonym:
  • grant
  • ,
  • deed over

Examples of using

Did they grant Tom permission to leave?
The bank refused to grant me the loan.