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Definition:

  1. [noun] any monetary aid

  2. [noun] the act of providing a subsidy
    Synonyms: subsidization, subsidisation

  3. [noun] (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
    Synonyms: assignment

  4. [noun] Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
    Synonyms: Grant, Duncan Grant, Duncan James Corrow Grant

  5. [noun] United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
    Synonyms: Grant, Cary Grant

  6. [noun] 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
    Synonyms: Grant, Ulysses Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Hiram Ulysses Grant, President Grant

  7. [noun] a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business; "he got the beer concession at the ball park"
    Synonyms: concession

  8. [noun] a right or privilege that has been granted

  9. [verb] let have; "grant permission"; "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison"
    Synonyms: allow

  10. [verb] give on the basis of merit; "Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
    Synonyms: award

  11. [verb] be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
    Synonyms: concede, yield

  12. [verb] allow to have; "grant a privilege"
    Synonyms: accord, allot

  13. [verb] bestow, especially officially; "grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights"
    Synonyms: give

  14. [verb] give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
    Synonyms: concede, yield, cede

  15. [verb] transfer by deed; "grant land"
    Synonyms: deed over

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