v. license; authorize; hold under a lease or rental agreement of goods and services
As a result we decide to charter the school to use bigger writing for the French version.
Sentence in Classic:
A lie wedded 1789; the right divine was masked under a charter; fictions became constitutional; prejudices, superstitions and mental reservations, with Article 14 in the heart, were varnished over with liberalism.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
They sipped tea there, and uttered groans or cries of horror at the century, the charter, the Bonapartists, the prostitution of the blue ribbon, or the Jacobinism of Louis XVIII.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
He arranged dining and funeral lodge meetings, enrolled new members, and busied himself uniting various lodges and acquiring authentic charters.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Not even ten additional years of slavery could have done so much to throttle the thrift of the freedmen as the mismanagement and bankruptcy of the series of savings banks chartered by the Nation for their especial aid.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
Chartering a small native schooner, he returned with them to his vessel; and finding all right there, again resumed his cruisings.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context