Definitions for grant

Definitions for (noun) grant

Main entry: grant, subsidisation, subsidization

Definition: the act of providing a subsidy

Main entry: grant

Definition: a right or privilege that has been granted

Main entry: concession, grant

Definition: a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business

Usage: he got the beer concession at the ball park

Main entry: Hiram Ulysses Grant, Grant, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, President Grant

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

Main entry: Cary Grant, Grant

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

Main entry: Grant, Duncan Grant, Duncan James Corrow Grant

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

Main entry: assignment, grant

Definition: (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

Main entry: grant

Definition: any monetary aid

Definitions for (verb) grant

Main entry: concede, yield, grant

Definition: be willing to concede

Usage: I grant you this much

Main entry: grant, accord, allot

Definition: allow to have

Usage: grant a privilege

Main entry: allow, grant

Definition: let have

Usage: grant permission; Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison

Main entry: grant, deed over

Definition: transfer by deed

Usage: grant land

Main entry: grant, award

Definition: give as judged due or on the basis of merit

Usage: the referee awarded a free kick to the team; the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff; Funds are granted to qualified researchers

Main entry: cede, grant, concede, yield

Definition: give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another

Main entry: give, grant

Definition: bestow, especially officially

Usage: grant a degree; give a divorce; This bill grants us new rights

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