Definition of granted
- Simple past tense and past participle of grant.
- Given, awarded.
He was granted a patent on his invention.
- Used to concede a point, often before stating some contrasting information.
He's a good student and usually does well. Granted, he did fail that one test, but I think there were good reasons for that.
"You haven't been a very good father." "Granted."
- You use granted that x, y to mean y is true because of x.
Granted that he has done nothing wrong, he should be set free.
- Alphagram: adegnrt
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