Definitions of granted

  1. acknowledged as a supposition; " given the engine's condition, it is a wonder that it started"

Usage examples for granted

  1. What favours are granted to a knight like that! – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  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. Granted that the man was a spy, well, let him get on with it. – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  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 you don't like me. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott