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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of grant.
- v. Given, awarded.
- adv. Used to concede a point, often before stating some contrasting information.
- prep. used to mark the premise of a syllogistic argument
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Given.
- adj. Acknowledged or assumed as a supposition.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. acknowledged as a supposition
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"Regardfully for six millions of murdered Jews whose you - old-fashioned racialists, and today also advocates of Islamic terrorists - I, a Catholic, return the title granted to me of Honoris Cause and I burn the toga which you gave to me" - declared Cossiga.
The appellant having done what is required on his part for introducing his appeal, the appellate judge allows him a fixed time for presenting whatever he wishes to allege in his own favour, and at the same time notifies the appellee of the admission of the appeal and of the term granted to the appellant.
Khedive ---- The title granted in 1867 by the Sultan of Turkey to the ruler of Egypt.
¡Y breves las horas son Ah! The hours slip away del plazo que nos augura! of the term granted to us.
During the last three days of the term granted by Asie to reinstate Lucien on his old footing in the Hotel de Grandlieu,
The title granted to Gasca on occasion of going into Peru, was only that of president of the royal court of audience.
A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels - Volume 05 Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of the Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery, and Commerce, by Sea and Land, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time
Admiral, the, a title granted to Columbus and his descendants.
She had no idea, till sudden pressure was put upon her, that the contract was expected to be carried out so soon, but being taken half unawares, she had consented, having learned that Stephen Reynard, now their son-in-law, was becoming a great favourite at Court, and that he would in all likelihood have a title granted him before long.
Nobility is not a title granted, but a life earned.
Many people are asking why Ha Long Bay needs a title granted by such an organisation.
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