Word of the Week #13

This week’s Word of the Week is, “Grant”- verb (used with object)

  1. to bestow or confer, especially by a formal act: to grant a charter.

  1. to give or accord: to grant permission.

  1. to agree or accede to: to grant a request.

  1. to admit or concede; accept for the sake of argument: I grant that point.

  1. to transfer or convey, especially by deed or writing: to grant property.


  1. something granted, as a privilege or right, a sum of money, or a tract of land: several major foundations made large grants to fund the research project.

  1. the act of granting.

  1. Law. a transfer of property.

  1. a geographical unit in Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire, originally a grant of land to a person or group of people.