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Pronunciation of Grant: Learn how to pronounce Grant in English correctly

Learn how to say Grant correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word grant:

[usually with two objects]
1agree to give or allow (something requested) to:
they were granted a meeting
her request was granted
give (a right, power, property, etc.) formally or legally to:
they will grant you asylum
2agree or admit to (someone) that (something) is true:
he hasn’t made much progress, I’ll grant you that
a sum of money given by a government or other organization for a particular purpose:
a research grant
[mass noun] formal the action of granting something:
we had to recommend the grant or refusal of broadcasting licences
Law a legal conveyance or formal conferment:
a grant of probate

take for granted

1fail to properly appreciate (someone or something), especially as a result of overfamiliarity:
the comforts that people take for granted
2 (take something for granted) assume that something is true without questioning it:
George had taken it for granted that they’d get married




Middle English: from Old French granter ‘consent to support’, variant of creanter ‘to guarantee’, based on Latin credere ‘entrust’