Translation of "grant" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɡrɑːnt/ us /ɡrænt/ formal

to give or allow someone to have something, usually in an official way

He was granted a visa.
take something/someone for granted

to expect something and not understand that you are lucky to have it

dar algo por sentado/no valorar a alguien
Most of us take our freedom for granted.
noun uk /ɡrɑːnt/ us /ɡrænt/

B1 an amount of money that an organization gives you for a special purpose

beca, subvención
They received a grant for the project.

(Translation of “grant” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ɡraːnt/

to agree to, to give

conceder, otorgar
Would you grant me one favour/favor?

to agree or admit

reconocer, admitir
I grant (you) that it was a stupid thing to do.
granted ( granting)

(even) if; assuming

dado que, en el supuesto de que
Granted that you are right, we will have to move fast.
take for granted

to assume without checking

dar por sentado, suponer algo
I took it for granted that you had heard the story.

to treat casually

no valorar/apreciar, no hacer caso
People take electricity for granted until their supply is cut off.

(Translation of “grant” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)