noun, plural grants-in-aid.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
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This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
Her travel clique has been known to arrive at an airport, bags packed, passport-in-hand, within hours of spotting a deal.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So working with the militants in order to deliver aid “becomes a requirement,” she said.
Earl Spencer adds, “Effectively, my great-grandfather sold his children to his father-in-law.”The Real-Life ‘Downton’ Millionairesses Who Changed Britain|Tim Teeman|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The lack of a gun is not likely to be a major problem for close-in air-to-air dogfights against other jets.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Groping to the chimney-place with the aid of his matches, Mr. Collingwood found the candle and lit it.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
England gladly seized the opportunity of injuring her enemy and sent aid to the people of Spain.
But once Austria was disposed of, Prussia and Russia met their punishment for having given her secret or open aid.
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.