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noun [countable] grant pronunciation in American English /ɡrænt/
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  1. an amount of money that the government or an organization gives you for a specific purpose and does not ask you to pay back. Money that you have to pay back is called a loan

    She received a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.

    a research grant



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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