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Synonyms of grant in English:


  • 1 he granted them leave of absence
    allow, accord, permit, afford, vouchsafe
    [Antonyms] refuse
  • 2 he granted them $20,000
    give, award, bestow on, confer on, present with, provide with, endow with, supply with
  • 3 I grant that the difference is not absolute
    admit, accept, concede, yield, allow, appreciate, recognize, acknowledge, confess;
    [Antonyms] deny
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  • 1 a grant from the council
    endowment, subvention, award, donation, bursary, allowance, subsidy, contribution, handout, allocation, gift;
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