Pronunciation of Grant
/ɡɹˈant/, /ɡɹˈant/, /ɡ_ɹ_ˈa_n_t/
Synonyms for grant:
bless, authorize, cough up, charter, Rhodes Scholarship, consider, fess up, conferment, scholarship, bursary, appropriation, transferal, vouchsafe, studentship, bestowment, conferral, let on, pocket money, climb down, patronage, empower.
impart, give way, parcel out.
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allowance, gift (noun)
award, allotment, contribution, bequest, subsidy, concession, stipend, boon, gratuity, benefaction, allocation, scholarship, present, handout, appropriation, bounty, donation, fellowship, reward, endowment, dole.
concede, award, assignment, accord, allot, subsidization, Cary Grant, Ulysses S. Grant, Hiram Ulysses Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Ulysses Grant, president grant, deed over, Duncan Grant, yield, cede, subsidisation, concession, Duncan James Corrow Grant, allow.
Duncan James Corrow Grant, Duncan Grant, Cary Grant.
enticement, sweepstakes, atonement, stimulation, allowance, bounty, compensation, wages, carrot, tip, amends, stipend, consideration, inducement, tribute, plum, allotment, prize, incentive, remuneration, temptation, bonus, honorarium, payment, wage, gratuity, lure, reward, sweetener, treat.
board, dispensation, provision, contribution, replenishment, delivery, deployment.
authorize, allow (verb)
contribute, shower, ascribe, assist, pay, assign, allow, send, devote, deliver, share, ration, dispense, fund, help, donate, furnish, expend, lavish, dole, serve, allot, bequeath, lend, supply, consign, disburse, award, pledge, attribute, provide.
Usage examples for grant:
- God grant you may never know how ill." - "A Fool There Was", Porter Emerson Browne.
- Heaven grant I have not passed it on the road! - "In the Day of Adversity", John Bloundelle-Burton.
- Let the few years that Fate may grant me still Be all my own, not held at others' will! - "The Satires, Epistles, and Art of Poetry", Horace a.k.a. Quintus Horatius Flaccus Translated by John Conington, M. A..