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grant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of grant

  1. a sum of money allotted for a specific use by official or formal action <applied for a federal grant to restore the church, one of the oldest and most architecturally significant in the state> Synonyms allocation, allotment, annuity, entitlement, appropriation, subsidy, subventionRelated Words aid, assistance, block grant, grant-in-aid, set-aside; foreign aid, relief, state aid; advance, allowance, benefit, bequest, endowment, fund, legacy, stipend, trust, trust fund




grant

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of grant

  1. 1 to accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly <you will grant that she is difficult to work with> Synonyms acknowledge, agree, allow, concede, confess, fess (up), admit, own (up to)Related Words disburden, unburden, unload; affirm, avow, confirm, profess; accept, recognize, yield; announce, break, broadcast, communicate, declare, disclose, divulge, impart, proclaim, publish, reveal, spill, tell, unveil; betray, blab, expose, give away, inform, leak, rat, squeal, talk, tattle, tip (off), warn, wise (up); breathe, say, whisperNear Antonyms disallow, disavow, disclaim, disown; contradict, dispute, gainsay, negate, negative; rebut, refute, reject, repudiate; conceal, cover (up), hide, obscure, veil; kid (oneself)Antonyms deny

  2. 2 to give the ownership or benefit of (something) formally or publicly <by the power vested in me, I grant you the keys to the city> Synonyms accord, award, confer, vestRelated Words bestow, contribute, donate, give, present, show; furnish, provide, supply; extend, offer, proffer; allocate, appropriate, assign; appoint, designate, dub, fix, name, setNear Antonyms abort, call, call off, drop, recall, repeal, rescind, revoke; abrogate, annul, invalidate, nullify, void, write off; recant, retract, take back, withdraw




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