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. Marco Lambertini:

    Nature continues to be taken for granted.

  2. Wyndham Lewis:

    Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull.

  3. Bertrand Russell:

    In all things it is a good idea to hang a question mark now and then on the things we have taken for granted.

  4. Alex Kokcharov:

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

  5. Elizabeth Bowen:

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

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