1. [ verb ] let have
Synonyms: allow

"grant permission" "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison"

Related terms: deny give vouchsafe allowance permit granter
2. [ verb ] give on the basis of merit;
Synonyms: award

"Funds are granted to qualified researchers"

Related terms: allocate pension
3. [ noun ] any monetary aid
Related terms: aid subsidy grant-in-aid award
4. [ noun ] the act of providing a subsidy
Synonyms: subsidisation subsidization
Related terms: allotment award grant-in-aid block_grant subsidize subsidise
5. [ verb ] be willing to concede
Synonyms: concede yield

"I grant you this much..."

Related terms: agree forgive concession
6. [ noun ] (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
Synonyms: assignment
Related terms: transferred_property land_grant appanage law
7. [ verb ] allow to have
Synonyms: accord allot

"grant a privilege"

Related terms: give enfranchise privilege give
8. [ verb ] bestow, esp. officially
Synonyms: give

"grant a degree" "give a divorce" "This bill grants us new rights"

Related terms: granter grantee
9. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 154
10. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 343
11. [ verb ] transfer by deed
Synonyms: deed_over

"grant land"

Related terms: give
12. [ noun ] (military,work,politics) 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
Synonyms: Ulysses_S_Grant hiram_ulysses_grant president_grant ulysses_s._grant ulysses_simpson_grant Ulysses_Grant
Related terms: general President_of_the_United_States
13. [ verb ] give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
Synonyms: concede yield cede
Related terms: give cession
14. [ noun ] (fine art) Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
Synonyms: duncan_james_corrow_grant duncan_grant
Related terms: painter bloomsbury_group
15. [ noun ] (film,performing arts) United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
Synonyms: cary_grant
Related terms: actor
16. [ noun ] (law,writing,business) a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business
Synonyms: concession

: "he got the beer concession at the ball park"

Related terms: contract franchise
17. [ noun ] a right or privilege that has been granted
Related terms: right authority accord
Similar spelling:   granth