Definition of "granting" []

  • To consent to perform or fulfil (verb)
  • To permit as a favour, indulgence, etc (verb)
  • To acknowledge the validity of; concede (verb)
  • To bestow, esp in a formal manner (verb)
  • To transfer (property) to another, esp by deed; convey (verb)
  • A sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc (noun)
  • A privilege, right, etc, that has been granted (noun)
  • The act of granting (noun)
  • A transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance (noun)
  • A territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization (noun)
  • Present participle of grant. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "granting" in a sentence
  • "One of the primary criteria in granting a visitor visa is proving the applicant intends to return to Mexico and does not intend to immigrate."
  • "The man somehow succeeded in granting the 50,000 people that came to hear him the feeling that we were all in some intimate jazz club, and Cohen, rather than was singing to a massive stadium was in fact just sharing the evening in the company of the most intimate circle of his closest friends."
  • "… Choruss is the name of the new entity, backed by three major record labels, that is interested in granting blanket licenses to universities (and someday residential ISPs) to authorize the music swapping (on P2P and otherwise) that has become a fact of digital life."