Definition of grant aid in English:

grant aid

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British

noun

[mass noun]
  • Financial assistance, especially money that is granted by central government to local government or an institution.
    More example sentences
    • That adventurous use of grant aid has now been somewhat curtailed by central government.
    • A small group came together and began to fundraise and seek access to grant aid.
    • Given the cost it is going to involve a lot of money being raised locally but it is also hoped that grant aid will be available.

verb

(grant-aid) [with object] Back to top  
  • Give grant aid to.
    More example sentences
    • Defra initially grant-aided a complete survey of the park to identify the scope of the project.
    • Just a few years ago it was unthinkable the EU would prevent this country from grant-aiding any form of inward investment.
    • Some is being grant-aided by the company.

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