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granted

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He who is not impatient is not in love.
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Verb

granted

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of grant.
  2. Given, awarded.
    He was granted a patent on his invention.

Preposition

granted

  1. You use granted to concede a point, often before you adding 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."
  2. You use granted that <math>x</math>, <math>y</math> to mean <math>y</math> is true because of <math>x</math>.
    Granted that he has done nothing wrong, he should be set free.

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