Why oh why do people persist in granting the former Bush strategist ‘genius’ status?
But the U.S. government has proved disappointingly slow in granting those visas.
Then you empower them by talking with them and granting some sort of small concession.
“In the long run, the government will earn money by granting work permits,” and collecting taxes from undocumented workers.
Hopefully fasting is granting him clarity on some roiling issues that are surely not giving the rest of us any peace.
Moreover, he rewarded their loyalty by granting them valuable commercial privileges.
"Thank you," he said, on the granting of his request, which he more than thought would be refused.
In granting the increase Congress authorized the President in his discretion to augment that force to 87,800.
In 1898 a Bill granting them the Provincial Suffrage was lost on division.
If a woman has anything to forgive, the granting of pardon is a necessity.
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.