Definition of GRANTS

noun : GRANTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 5. (

    ) United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986) ;

  • 7. (

    ) a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business; "he got the beer concession at the ball park" ;

  • 8. (

    ) a right or privilege that has been granted ;

verb : GRANTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) let have; "grant permission"; "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison" ;

  • 2. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) bestow, especially officially; "grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights" ;


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