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Synonyms for grant

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 ?
The Grants showing a disposition to be friendly and sociable, gave great satisfaction in the main among their new acquaintance.
All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives.
No Title of Nobility shall be granted by the United States; and no Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them, shall, without the Consent of the Congress, accept of any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State.
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.
As the powers delegated under the new system are more extensive, the government which is to administer it would find itself still more distressed with the alternative of betraying the public interests by doing nothing, or of violating the Constitution by exercising powers indispensably necessary and proper, but, at the same time, not EXPRESSLY granted.
The question, therefore, whether this amount of power shall be granted or not, resolves itself into another question, whether or not a government commensurate to the exigencies of the Union shall be established; or, in other words, whether the Union itself shall be preserved.
Synopsis: Grant writing and grant seeking are unique technical skills, often times acquired through formal, informal, and hands-on training.
Dallas, TX, January 17, 2013 --(PR.com)-- American Grant Writer's Association (AGWA) is hosting a 4-day Grant Proposal Writing Workshop titled “Grant Program Development and Grant Proposal Writing” in Dallas, TX on April 22-25, 2013.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-November 22, 2010-EASi introduces Grant WorkStream to facilitate grant administration(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
During calendar year 2006, about $1 billion in undisbursed funding remained in expired grant accounts in the largest civilian payment system for grants--the Payment Management System (PMS).
Commercial Improvement Area Grant The grant assists with costs for external building improvements.
A new coating for wood products is being heralded by Grant Forest Products as a "big breakthrough" for the OSB (Oriented Strand Board) producer now ramping up production at its new $20-million coated structural board mill in Earleton.
The Grant Institute's Grants 101: Professional Grant Proposal Writing Workshop will be held at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, November 27-29, 2006.
Organization receiving the grant has an IRS-issued U.S.