grant
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grant(
grahnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (endowment)
a. la beca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The university offers grants to several outstanding students.La universidad les ofrece becas a varios estudiantes sobresalientes.
b. la subvención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
To apply for a government grant, one must fill out the form and write a personal statement.Para solicitar una subvención del gobierno, hay que llenar el formulario y escribir una declaración personal.
c. el subsidio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She received a grant from the arts foundation to open her own studio.Recibió un subsidio de la fundación de arte para abrir su propio estudio.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to bestow)
a. conceder
The Internal Revenue Service granted me an extension to file my taxes.El Servicio de Rentas Internas me concedió una extensión para llenar mis impuestos.
3. (to admit)
a. reconocer
I grant that I made mistakes, but I think I deserve forgiveness.Reconozco que cometí errores, pero creo que merezco perdón.
Grant
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
4. (first or last name)
a. Grant
Grant needs to learn to share with the other children.Grant tiene que aprender a compartir con los otros niños.
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grant
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (financial aid)
a. la subvención
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (for student)
a. la beca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (allow; permission, request)
a. conceder
to take something for granteddar algo por supuesto or por sentado
she felt that she was being taken for grantedsentía que no la apreciaban debidamente
4. (award; money, subsidy)
a. conceder
5. (admit)
a. reconocer, admitir
I grant that he's talented, but…admito que tiene talento, pero…
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grant [ɡrɑːnt]
noun
1 (act) otorgamiento (m); concesión (f); (thing granted) concesión (f); (Jur) cesión (f); (gift) donación (f)
2 (Britain) (scholarship) beca (f); (subsidy) subvención (f)
transitive verb
1 (allow) [+request, favour] conceder; (Jur) ceder; (provide, give) [+prize] otorgar;
2 (admit) reconocer
granted, he's rather old de acuerdo, es bastante viejo; granted or granting that ... en el supuesto de que ...; I grant him that le concedo eso
3
to take sth for granted dar algo por supuesto or sentado; we may take that for granted eso es indudable; he takes her for granted no sabe valorarla
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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this notice does not grant any immigration status
este aviso no otorga ningún estatus migratorio
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