grant

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1 grant /ˈgrænt/ Brit /ˈgrɑːnt/ verb
grants; granted; granting
1 grant
/ˈgrænt/ Brit /ˈgrɑːnt/
verb
grants; granted; granting
Learner's definition of GRANT
[+ object]
: to agree to do, give, or allow (something asked for or hoped for)
: to give (something) legally or formally
see also grant bail at 1bail
: to admit (something) although it does not agree with or support your opinion
often used in the form granted or granting to introduce a clause
often used in the form granted as an adverb

take for granted

take (something) for granted : to believe or assume that (something) is true or probably true without knowing that it is true
take (someone or something) for granted : to fail to properly notice or appreciate (someone or something that is helpful or important to you)
2 grant /ˈgrænt/ Brit /ˈgrɑːnt/ noun
plural grants
2 grant
/ˈgrænt/ Brit /ˈgrɑːnt/
noun
plural grants
Learner's definition of GRANT
[count]
: an amount of money that is given to someone by a government, a company, etc., to be used for a particular purpose (such as scientific research)
: an area of land that is given to someone by a government
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