verb (used with object)
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Origin of charter
synonym study for charter
OTHER WORDS FROM charter
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chartercharted, chartered
Example sentences from the Web for charter
Others were more supportive of charter schools and of mayoral authority over schools.Washington-area voters elect new school board members at unprecedented moment for education|Perry Stein, Hannah Natanson|November 4, 2020|Washington Post
It onboarded 120 full-time educators, who came from public schools and charter schools, with competitive salaries.Teachers are leaving schools. Will they come to startups next?|Natasha Mascarenhas|October 30, 2020|TechCrunch
The Public Banking Act allows the Federal Reserve to charter and grant membership to public banks and creates a grant program for the Treasury secretary to provide seed money for public banks to be formed, capitalized, and developed.Exclusive: Rashida Tlaib and AOC have a proposal for a fairer financial system — public banking|Emily Stewart|October 30, 2020|Vox
For SoFi, which first made its name refinancing the student loans of lawyers and other high-earning professionals, the bank charter is part of a larger strategy to become a full-service financial institution.
She has said parents deserve to have a choice about where to send their kids to school and that competition between traditional public schools and charters is a good thing.
Wise and prudent was the conduct of those who refused to recharter the second Bank of the United States.Thirty Years' View (Vol. II of 2)|Thomas Hart Benton
When the bill to recharter the bank passed Congress, Jackson promptly vetoed the bill.Famous American Statesmen|Sarah Knowles Bolton
If it be essentially necessary, we have a right to recharter the bank.
"I think I'll be able to recharter, Mr. Ricks," he said confidently.Cappy Ricks|Peter B. Kyne
Can it now be said that the question of a recharter of the bank was not decided at the election which ensued?A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|James D. Richardson
British Dictionary definitions for charter
- the hire or lease of transportation
- the agreement or contract regulating this
- (as modifier)a charter flight