I stand today in absentia with Julian Assange in London and I ask the judge to grant him his release.
He keeps order chiefly thanks to the patronage that he can grant and withdraw according to his discretion and whim.
He also leads a raid on grant Hall, a building on campus that housed young women visiting cadets.
grant that Boehner is a foreign-policy tenderfoot after two decades of kissing the hem of the domestic Abramoffs.
Finally, a bloody footprint near one of the victims was made by a grant Hill Fila-brand sneaker, size 10-and-a-half.
“If we grant it to one, we must to another,” was the answer.
But if we grant all this licence, what can it effect after all?
Mick isn't grant's widow, and you are of age, goodness knows.
Yet she would not take back the words either, nor would she grant the veil.
grant realized that there was no room for squeamishness in this affair.
c.1200, "allowance, consent, permission," from Anglo-French graunter, from Old French granter, collateral variant of creanter "to promise, guarantee, confirm, authorize," from Latin credentem (nominative credens), present participle of credere "to believe, to trust" (see credo).
early 13c., "to allow, consent, permit," from Old French granter (see grant (n.)). Meaning "admit, acknowledge" is from c.1300; hence to take (something) for granted (1610s). Related: Granted; granting.