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Grant

Definition

[n] the act of providing a subsidy
[n] a right or privilege that has been granted
[n] a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business; "he got the beer concession at the ball park"
[n] 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
[n] United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
[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, esp. officially; "grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights"

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Antonyms

deny, refuse