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Synonyms for grant

to let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege

to give formally or officially

to change the ownership of (property) by means of a legal document

to recognize, often reluctantly, the reality or truth of

something, as a gift, granted for a definite purpose

a making over of legal ownership or title

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(law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

Scottish painter

United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)

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a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business

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a right or privilege that has been granted

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give as judged due or on the basis of merit

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be willing to concede

allow to have

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bestow, especially officially

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give over

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transfer by deed

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References in classic literature ?
Eleven days later, on the 3rd of December, the General Grant entered the bay of the Golden Gate, and reached San Francisco.
Grant continued for an instant after his overthrow was the one into which he had been thrown, or was assumed, in humbling himself before the Power that he reverenced, in thanksgiving at his escape.
The grants of land, made either by the crown or the state, were but letters patent under the great seal, and the term “patent” is usually applied to any district of extent thus conceded; though under the crown’, manorial rights being often granted with the soil, in the older counties the word “manor” is frequently used.
The judicial Power shall extend to all Cases, in Law and Equity, arising under this Constitution, the Laws of the United States, and Treaties made, or which shall be made, under their Authority;--to all Cases affecting Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls;--to all Cases of admiralty and maritime Jurisdiction;--to Controversies to which the United States shall be a Party;--to Controversies between two or more States;--between a State and Citizens of another State;--between Citizens of different States; --between Citizens of the same State claiming Lands under Grants of different States, and between a State, or the Citizens thereof, and foreign States, Citizens or Subjects.
If he is a Beast when I go to see him, I shall roar my loudest, and so frighten him that he will grant all I ask.
Because of all Wizards you are the greatest, and alone have power to grant my request," answered the Lion.
1-4) Goddess-nurse of the young (5), give ear to my prayer, and grant that this woman may reject the love-embraces of youth and dote on grey-haired old men whose powers are dulled, but whose hearts still desire.
Grant that the potters may get great gain and grant me so to sing to them.
Thirdly, I will grant, which I believe will be a most acceptable concession, that this love for which I am an advocate, though it satisfies itself in a much more delicate manner, doth nevertheless seek its own satisfaction as much as the grossest of all our appetites.
In return to all these concessions, I desire of the philosophers to grant, that there is in some (I believe in many) human breasts a kind and benevolent disposition, which is gratified by contributing to the happiness of others.
Organization receiving the grant has an IRS-issued U.
It is anticipated that these grants will in some cases serve as a basis of planning future multicenter research project grant applications (R01), or for cooperative agreement (U01) applications.
When a disqualifying disposition of an ISO occurs when an employee disposes of the stock within two years of the option grant date or within one year of the option exercise date--the company gets a tax deduction equal to the difference between the option's fair value and the exercise price on the date the disqualifying disposition took place.
The results suggest that the evidence-based prevention grant program is a valuable tool for pushing campuses with prevention infrastructure forward.
ROZALIA WILLIAMS RECALLS THE DAY she was awarded a small business grant in 2001 from the Miami Dade Empowerment Trust.