What does taken for granted mean?

Definitions for taken for granted

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. axiomatic, self-evident, taken for granted(p)(adj)

    evident without proof or argument

    "an axiomatic truth"; "we hold these truths to be self-evident"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taken for granted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taken for granted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alex Kokcharov:

    Russia's commitment to a ceasefire should not be taken for granted by the other ceasefire agreement signatories.

  2. Elizabeth Bowen:

    All your youth you want to have your greatness taken for granted; when you find it taken for granted, you are unnerved.

  3. Bertrand Russell:

    In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.

  4. Another Democrat:

    Democrats believe they often are taken for granted and not appreciated, there was a very strong concern about the lost jobs and growing income inequality.

  5. Glenn Keller:

    I think it's kind of been taken for granted, sleep health, sleep health is important enough that they want to consider it the third pillar of health that goes along with diet and exercise. The sleep kind of completes it.

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