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Grant vs. Revoke

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Grantverb

(ditransitive) To give (permission or wish)

‘He was granted permission to attend the meeting.’; ‘The genie granted him three wishes’;

Revokeverb

(transitive) To cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing

‘Your driver's license will be revoked.’;

Grantverb

(ditransitive) To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request; to give.

Revokeverb

(intransitive) To fail to follow suit in a game of cards when holding a card in that suit.

Grantverb

To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved;

Revokeverb

(obsolete) To call or bring back; to recall.

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Grantverb

To assent; to consent.

Revokeverb

(obsolete) To hold back; to repress; to restrain.

Grantnoun

The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission.

Revokeverb

(obsolete) To draw back; to withdraw.

Grantnoun

The yielding or admission of something in dispute.

Revokeverb

(obsolete) To call back to mind; to recollect.

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Grantnoun

The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.

‘I got a grant from the government to study archeology in Egypt.’;

Revokenoun

The act of revoking in a game of cards.

Grantnoun

(legal) A transfer of property by deed or writing; especially, an appropriation or conveyance made by the government

‘a grant of land or of money''’;

Revokenoun

A renege; a violation of important rules regarding the play of tricks in trick-taking card games serious enough to render the round invalid.

Grantnoun

the deed or writing by which such a transfer is made.

Revokenoun

A violation ranked in seriousness somewhat below overt cheating, with the status of a more minor offense only because, when it happens, it is usually accidental.

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Grantnoun

(informal) An application for a grant monetary boon to aid research or the like.

Revokeverb

To call or bring back; to recall.

‘The faint sprite he did revoke again,To her frail mansion of morality.’;

Grantverb

To give over; to make conveyance of; to give the possession or title of; to convey; - usually in answer to petition.

‘Grant me the place of this threshing floor.’;

Revokeverb

Hence, to annul, by recalling or taking back; to repeal; to rescind; to cancel; to reverse, as anything granted by a special act; as, , to revoke a will, a license, a grant, a permission, a law, or the like.

Grantverb

To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request; to give.

‘Wherefore did God grant me my request.’;

Revokeverb

To hold back; to repress; to restrain.

‘[She] still strove their sudden rages to revoke.’;

Grantverb

To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede.

‘Grant that the Fates have firmed by their decree.’;

Revokeverb

To draw back; to withdraw.

Grantverb

To assent; to consent.

Revokeverb

To call back to mind; to recollect.

‘A man, by revoking and recollecting within himself former passages, will be still apt to inculcate these sad memoris to his conscience.’;

Grantnoun

The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission.

Revokeverb

To fail to follow suit when holding a card of the suit led, in violation of the rule of the game; to renege.

Grantnoun

The yielding or admission of something in dispute.

Revokenoun

The act of revoking.

‘She [Sarah Battle] never made a revoke.’;

Grantnoun

The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.

Revokenoun

the mistake of not following suit when able to do so

Grantnoun

A transfer of property by deed or writing; especially, an appropriation or conveyance made by the government; as, a grant of land or of money; also, the deed or writing by which the transfer is made.

Revokeverb

fail to follow suit when able and required to do so

Grantnoun

any monetary aid

Revokeverb

annul by recalling or rescinding;

‘He revoked the ban on smoking’; ‘lift an embargo’; ‘vacate a death sentence’;

Grantnoun

the act of providing a subsidy

Revoke

In trick-taking card games, a revoke (or renege, or ) is a violation of the rules regarding the play of tricks serious enough to render the round invalid. A revoke is a violation ranked in seriousness somewhat below overt cheating, and is considered a minor offense when unintentional.

Grantnoun

(law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

Grantnoun

Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)

Grantnoun

United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)

Grantnoun

18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)

Grantnoun

a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business;

‘he got the beer concession at the ball park’;

Grantnoun

a right or privilege that has been granted

Grantverb

let have;

‘grant permission’; ‘Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison’;

Grantverb

give on the basis of merit;

‘Funds are granted to qualified researchers’;

Grantverb

be willing to concede;

‘I grant you this much’;

Grantverb

allow to have;

‘grant a privilege’;

Grantverb

bestow, especially officially;

‘grant a degree’; ‘give a divorce’; ‘This bill grants us new rights’;

Grantverb

give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another

Grantverb

transfer by deed;

‘grant land’;

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