Definitions For Grant

noun

  • The act of providing a subsidy
  • A right or privilege that has been granted
  • A contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business
  • 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
  • United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
  • Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
  • (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
  • Any monetary aid
  • 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

verb

  • Be willing to concede
  • Allow to have
  • Let have
  • Transfer by deed
  • Give as judged due or on the basis of merit
  • Give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
  • Bestow, especially officially
  • To agree to do, give, or allow (something asked for or hoped for)
  • To give (something) legally or formally
  • To admit (something) although it does not agree with or support your opinion

Is Grant a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Grant is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grant in a Sentence

  • The mayor refused to grant my request for an interview.
  • The court granted the motion for a new trial.
  • I cannot grant you that wish.
  • Her study is being funded by a federal grant.
  • They wrote a grant proposal to get funding for the project.

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