Thesaurus for grant
- subsidization, subsidisation, assignment, Grant, Duncan Grant, Duncan James Corrow Grant, Cary Grant, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Hiram Ulysses Grant, President Grant, concession, actor, aid, allocation, allotment, apportioning, apportionment, assignation, Chief Executive, contract, economic aid, full general, general, histrion, painter, parceling, parcelling, player, President, President of the United States, right, role player, thespian, transferred possession, transferred property, United States President
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.