Synonyms for grant
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English Synonyms and Antonyms
Allot, originally to assign by lot, applies to the giving of a definite thing to a certain person. A portion or extent of time is allotted; as, I expect to live out my allotted time. A definite period is appointed; as, the audience assembled at the appointed hour. Allot may also refer to space; as, to allot a plot of ground for a cemetery; but we now oftener use select, set apart, or assign. Allot is not now used of persons. Appoint may be used of time, space, or person; as, the appointed day; the appointed place; an officer was appointed to this station. Destine may also refer to time, place, or person, but it always has reference to what is considerably in the future; a man appoints to meet his friend in five minutes; he destines his son to follow his own profession. Assign is rarely used of time, but rather of places, persons, or things. We assign a work to be done and assign a man to do it, who, if he fails, must assign a reason for not doing it. That which is allotted, appointed, or assigned is more or less arbitrary; that which is awarded is the due requital of something the receiver has done, and he has right and claim to it; as, the medal was awarded for valor. Compare APPORTION.
Allot to a company for a purpose.
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any monetary aid
grant, subsidization, subsidisationnoun
the act of providing a subsidy
(law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
Grant, Duncan Grant, Duncan James Corrow Grantnoun
Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
Grant, Cary Grantnoun
United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
Grant, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Hiram Ulysses Grant, President Grantnoun
18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business
"he got the beer concession at the ball park"
a right or privilege that has been granted
"grant permission"; "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison"
admit, set aside, accord, appropriate, deed over, give, yield, let, cede, award, give up, reserve, tolerate, countenance, permit, concede, provide, allot, leave, allow, take into account, allow for, earmark
give as judged due or on the basis of merit
"the referee awarded a free kick to the team"; "the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff";"Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
concede, yield, grantverb
be willing to concede
"I grant you this much"
ease up, give way, pay, bear, return, allow, confess, allot, afford, knuckle under, give in, concede, succumb, soften, give, move over, deed over, generate, cede, buckle under, yield, profess, award, render, relent, accord
accord, allot, grantverb
allow to have
"grant a privilege"
harmonize, lot, accord, parcel out, consort, allow, give, fit in, mete out, administer, dispense, harmonise, deal out, yield, concord, portion, award, cede, concede, assign, dish out, deed over, dole out, allot, distribute, agree, shell out, deal
bestow, especially officially
"grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights"
commit, chip in, dedicate, cave in, collapse, impart, pass on, move over, allow, establish, allot, reach, concede, have, fall in, make, deed over, give, return, accord, gift, kick in, feed, break, throw, apply, cede, open, founder, devote, ease up, hold, pass, render, present, sacrifice, yield, turn over, leave, give way, consecrate, award, generate, contribute, afford, pay, hand
concede, yield, cede, grantverb
give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
ease up, give way, pay, deliver, bear, surrender, return, allow, confess, allot, afford, knuckle under, give in, concede, succumb, soften, give, give up, move over, deed over, generate, cede, buckle under, yield, profess, award, render, relent, accord
grant, deed oververb
transfer by deed
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List of paraphrases for "grant":
subsidy, grants, granting, concession, subvention, subsidies, give, allowance, donation, award, issuance, gratien, subsidisation, subsidization, awarding, provide, accord, concede, donations, confer, issuing, scholarship, don, premium, allocation, pay, funding, giving, lease, allow
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Under the laws of this country, government can not discriminate against people based on their religion -- not in law enforcement, not in grant-making, not in hiring and not in local zoning laws.
Reading the tea leaves, it is a sign that the prosecution believes Nice won’t provide testimony that will overturn Peterson’s conviction, the state does not have to grant her immunity.
Grant health to the infirm and inspire all men and women of good will to seek the best ways possible to overcome the current health crisis and its effects.
During preschool, children's increasing independence but less-than-optimal self-control can make it especially challenging for mothers (or any caregivers) to set limits, grant autonomy and resolve conflicts, if mothers are depressed, they might find themselves too exhausted or emotionally taxed to engage in the kind of vigorous parenting that preschoolers tend to need.
Well, Ulysses Grant, we've had the devil's own day, haven't we ? yes, lick'em tomorrow, though.
Translations for grant
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- schválit, poskytnout, grant, uznat, připustit, udělitCzech
- gewähren, erteilen, bewilligenGerman
- subvención, beca, patrocinio, concederSpanish
- myöntyä, suostua, suoda, suostuminen, avustus, apuraha, myöntyminen, myöntääFinnish
- 認可, 譲渡, 授与, 認める, 叶えるJapanese
- toegeven, verlenenDutch
- innvilge, overgi, innrømmelse, tildeling, innrømme, tildele, overføring, donasjonNorwegian
- subvenção, conceder, concessãoPortuguese
- допуск, предоставление, допустить, субсидия, согласиться, жаловать, выдать, предоставить, предоставлять, грант, согласие, уступка, соглашаться, выдавать, допускать, пожаловатьRussian
- ihsan etmek, vermek, bahşetmek, bağışlamakTurkish
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