[gran-tee, grahn-] /grænˈti, grɑn-/
the receiver of a .
(law) a person to whom a grant is made
late 15c., from grant (n.) + -ee.
[gruhnt] /grʌnt/ noun 1. the sacred scripture of the Sikhs, original text compiled 1604.
[grant, grahnt] /grænt, grɑnt/ verb (used with object) 1. to bestow or confer, especially by a formal act: to grant a charter. 2. to give or accord: to grant permission. 3. to agree or accede to: to grant a request. 4. to admit or concede; accept for the sake of argument: I grant that point. […]
/ˈɡrænθəm/ noun 1. a town in E England, in Lincolnshire: birthplace of Sir Isaac Newton and Margaret Thatcher. Pop: 34 592 (2001)
[grant-in-eyd, grahnt-] /ˈgrænt ɪnˈeɪd, ˈgrɑnt-/ noun, plural grants-in-aid. 1. a subsidy furnished by a central government to a local one to help finance a public project, as the construction of a highway or school. 2. a financial subsidy given to an individual or institution for research, educational, or cultural purposes. noun (pl) grants-in-aid 1. a […]