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Definitions of granted

  1.   given as a grant; " the special funds granted for his research project"
  2.   of Grant
  3.   acknowledged as a supposition; " given the engine's condition, it is a wonder that it started"

Quotes of granted

  1. It's hard now to imagine that kind of travel and the daily tasks they simply took for granted If a wagon axle broke, you had to stop and carve a new one. To cross a river, you sometimes had to build a raft. – James Houston

Usage examples for granted

  1. Granted that you don't like me. ” – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  2. She had meant to ask her mother whether it would be necessary to confess that she had been the one who left the bins open, but Mrs. Willis had so evidently taken for granted that Sarah meant to do this at once, that the question had never been asked. ” – Rainbow Hill by Josephine Lawrence
  3. What favours are granted to a knight like that! ” – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  4. “ I took it for granted that, at the worst, I could count on that, until I met your friend. ” – The Inner Shrine by Basil King
  5. Granted that the man was a spy, well, let him get on with it. ” – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim

Idioms for granted