grant  

  • Pronunciation of grant: G R AE1 N T (grænt)

  • Number of syllables of grant: 1

  • Pronunciation Video of grant

  • Definition of grant

    • (n): Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)  
    • (n): (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance  
    • (n): any monetary aid  
    • (v): be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"  
    • (v): allow to have; "grant a privilege"  
    • (v): let have; "grant permission"; "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison"  
    • (v): transfer by deed; "grant land"  
    • (v): give on the basis of merit; "Funds are granted to qualified researchers"  
    • (v): give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another  
    • (v): bestow, especially officially; "grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights"  
  • Examples of grant

    • The festival mascot is Grant the Gnome.  
    • The scheme was attractive to most of the direct grant schools.  
    • But, they should grant hospitality.  
    • What does the picture of the hug grant us  
    • God, grant us the gifts of prophecy, sagacity, clairvoyance in dreaming.  
    • Grant wellness to those who work, largess to those employing.  
    • Psychology professors receive grant to study group creativity.  
    • The grant was released and the fundraiser never held.  
    • The first installment of the grant was sent in 2001.  
    • He is the son of grant tinker.  

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