Granted

  • 1 granted — 1. Like considering and given, granted can be used as a preposition and (as granted that) conjunction that is grammatically free of the subject: • And, granted the initial assumptions…I think it stands the test A. White, 1965 • Granted that… …

    Modern English usage

  • 2 granted — adj. 1. Given. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Logic, Rhetoric) Acknowledged or assumed as a supposition. Syn: given. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 granted — granted; un·granted; …

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  • 4 granted — ► ADVERB ▪ admittedly; it is true. ► CONJUNCTION (granted that) ▪ even assuming that …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 granted — index allowable, allowed, assumed (inferred), consensual, definite, permissible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 granted — [adv] allowed, accepted acknowledged, admitted, assumed, indeed, just so, yes; concept 558 Ant. unaccepted …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 granted — [[t]grɑ͟ːntɪd, græ̱ntɪd[/t]] CONJ SUBORD You use granted or granted that at the beginning of a clause to say that something is true, before you make a comment on it. Granted that the firm has not broken the law, is the law what it should be? Syn …

    English dictionary

  • 8 granted — 1. verb Given, awarded. He was granted a patent on his invention. 2. preposition a) Used to concede a point, often before stating some contrasting information. Hes a good student and usually does well. Granted, he did fail that one test, but I… …

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  • 9 granted — adj. 1) to take smb. for granted ( to assume that smb. will agree, cooperate ) 2) to take smt. for granted ( to assume that smt. is certain to happen ) * * * [ grɑːntɪd] to take smb. for granted ( to assume that smb. will agree, cooperate ) to… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 granted — See: TAKE FOR GRANTED …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 granted — See: TAKE FOR GRANTED …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 Granted — Grant Grant (gr[.a]nt), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Granted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Granting}.] [OE. graunten, granten, OF. graanter, craanter, creanter, to promise, yield, LL. creantare to promise, assure, for (assumed LL.) credentare to make believe, fr. L …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 granted — Synonyms and related words: God given, accepted, accorded, accounted as, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, alleged, allowed, approved, assumed, assumptive, authenticated, avowed, bestowed, certified, conceded, confessed, confirmed, conjectured,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14 granted — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Awarded] Syn. conferred, bestowed, awarded; see given . 2. [Allowed] Syn. accepted, admitted, acknowledged; see assumed 1 . • take for granted, Syn. accept, presume, consider true, consider settled; see assume 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 granted — grant|ed [ˈgra:ntıd US ˈgræn ] adv [sentence adverb] used when you admit that something is true ▪ Granted, the music is not perfect, but the flaws are outweighed by the sheer joy of the piece …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 granted — grant|ed [ græntəd ] adverb used when you are admitting that something is true: He is a good player, granted, but no better than Williams was …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 granted — See: take for granted …

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  • 18 granted — adverb admittedly; it is true. conjunction (granted that) even assuming that …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 granted — UK [ˈɡrɑːntɪd] / US [ˈɡræntəd] adverb used when you are admitting that something is true He is a good player, granted, but no better than Williams was …

    English dictionary

  • 20 granted — conj. admittedly, acknowledged as true grænt /grɑːnt n. award; gift, present; contribution, donation v. bestow; give; agree; answer to ; donate …

    English contemporary dictionary