Definitions of grant

  1. To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request; to give.
  2. To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede.
  3. The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission.
  4. The yielding or admission of something in dispute.
  5. The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.
  6. A transfer of property by deed or writing; especially, au appropriation or conveyance made by the government; as, a grant of land or of money; also, the deed or writing by which the transfer is made.
  7. To give over; to make conveyance of; to give the possession or title of; to convey; - usually in answer to petition.
  8. To give or confer, especially in response to a request; admit as true ( what has not been proved); concede; transfer the title of.
  9. To bestow or give over: to give possession of: to admit as true what is not yet proved: to concede.
  10. To bestow; concede.
  11. To bestow; confer.
  12. To admit as true; concede.
  13. To assent; to consent.
  14. give on the basis of merit; " Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
  15. transfer by deed; " grant land"
  16. bestow, esp. officially; " grant a degree"; " give a divorce"; " This bill grants us new rights"
  17. To give or bestow without compensation in answer to request; to transfer the title of a thing to another, for a good or valuable consideration; to admit as true what is not proved; to concede.
  18. To admit as true what has not been proved; to give or bestow something which cannot be claimed by right; to concede.
  19. United States actor ( born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films ( 1904- 1986)
  20. Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group ( 1885- 1978)
  21. the act of providing a subsidy
  22. a right or privilege that has been granted
  23. 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War ( 1822- 1885)
  24. any monetary aid
  25. bestow, especially officially; " grant a degree"; " give a divorce"; " This bill grants us new rights"
  26. The act of conferring; a gift; an allowance; the thing conveyed; a transfer of property; an admission or concession.
  27. A bestowing: something bestowed, an allowance: a gift: a transfer or conveyance by deed or writing.
  28. Act of granting; anything granted.
  29. The act of granting.
  30. An admission; concession.
  31. A bestowing; the thing bestowed; a gift; a concession or admission of something as true; a conveyance in writing; the thing conveyed.
  32. The thing conferred on or conveyed to; an allowance.