Synonym: admit, allot, allow, award, bestow, consent, deal out, donate, give, give out, let, permit, present. Antonym: blame, censure, reprove. Similar words: immigrant, grand, a grand, grandfather, grandmother, grandparent, grandchild, blackcurrant. Meaning: [grænt /grɑːnt] n. 1. any monetary aid 2. the act of providing a subsidy 3. (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance 4. Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978) 5. United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986) 6. 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885) 7. a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business 8. a right or privilege that has been granted. v. 1. let have 2. give as judged due or on the basis of merit 3. be willing to concede 4. allow to have 5. bestow, especially officially 6. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another 7. transfer by deed.
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1. His rareness disinclined me to grant his request.
2. They'd got a special grant to encourage research.
3. The grant helped defray the expenses of the trip.
4. I'd be homeward bound even before Grant arrived.
5. He sought renewal of the grant.
6. to grant sb. permission to do sth.
7. We have reservations in the name of Grant.
8. Grant payments will be made to suitable applicants.
9. Britain could grant Spain's request .
10. The school has received a large capital grant to improve its buildings.
11. The full student maintenance grant was rather less than ￡2 000.
12. This play is supported by a grant from the local arts council.
13. Thomas Grant worked on the railway for fifty years.
14. The judge refused to grant an injunction .
15. No country would grant him political asylum .
16. You may be eligible for a clothing grant.
17. Are you Mrs Grant,[sentencedict.com] by any chance?
18. A lot of my grant goes on books.
19. "And he sure didn't help us," Grant said bitterly.
20. The commission has the power to grant temporary exemptions.
21. The scheme is partly financed by a government grant.
22. He requested that the Premier grant him an interview.
23. Grant that we may know your presence and love.
24. I grant the truth of what he says.
25. Unfortunately(sentencedict.com/grant.html), my application for a grant was rejected.
26. Judges only grant marriage annulments in exceptional circumstances.
27. France has agreed to grant him political asylum.
28. He has been awarded a research grant.
29. The board has decided to withhold part of their grant money from certain students.
30. The government put the skids under the plan by stopping their research grant.