grandchild


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grand·child

 (grănd′chīld′, grăn′-)
n.
A child of one's son or daughter.

grandchild

(ˈɡrænˌtʃaɪld)
n, pl -children (-ˌtʃɪldrən)
the son or daughter of one's child

grand•child

(ˈgrænˌtʃaɪld)

n., pl. -chil•dren.
a child of one's son or daughter.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grandchild - a child of your son or daughtergrandchild - a child of your son or daughter  
granddaughter - a female grandchild
grandson - a male grandchild
great grandchild - a child of your grandson or granddaughter
offspring, progeny, issue - the immediate descendants of a person; "she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue"
Translations
внуквнучка
vnoučevnučkavnuk
barnebarn
EnkelkindKindeskindEnkel
lapsenlapsi
unučeunukunuka
unoka
cucu
barnabarn
손주
anūkasanūkė
mazbērnsmazdēlsmazmeita
vnúča
vnukvnukinja
barnbarn
หลาน
cháu

grandchild

[ˈgræntʃaɪld] N (grandchildren (pl)) → nieto/a m/f

grandchild

[ˈgræntʃaɪld] npetit-fils (petite fille m/f)

grandchild

[ˈgrænˌtʃaɪld] n (-children (pl)) → nipote m/f, nipotino/a (di nonno)

grandchild

(ˈgrӕntʃaild) grand-daughter (ˈgrandoːtə) , grandson (ˈgransan) nouns
the child, daughter or son, of one's son or daughter.

grandchild

حَفيد vnouče barnebarn Enkelkind εγγόνι nieto lapsenlapsi petit-enfant unuče nipote 손주 kleinkind barnebarn wnuk neto внук barnbarn หลาน torun cháu 孙子

grandchild

n (pl -children) nieto -ta mf; npl nietos
References in classic literature ?
That grandchild of yours has been here - well, I do not quite know how many days it is; nobody can keep account of days or anything else where she is!
Demi, as the oldest grandchild, then presented the queen of the day with various gifts, so numerous that they were transported to the festive scene in a wheelbarrow.
"I wouldn't like to be the grandchild of a pinched grandfather, would you, Mister Sir?" Bruno whispered.
I have encouraged your son George in his resolution to be true, in time and in eternity, to my grandchild, Mary Dermody.
me to think it a serious obstacle to a union predestined in heaven, that your son is the squire's heir, and that my grandchild is only the bailiff's daughter.
As a grandparent, you can use this allowance to contribute to one grandchild's savings or split it between numerous grandchildren.
Her will indicated that if a beneficiary disclaimed any portion of his or her share of the inheritance, that portion would be distributed to a trustee of a sub-fund named for such grandchild as a donor-advised fund, under a separate agreement that established the fund as a part of a valid private foundation.
Spending time with each grandchild on an individual basis lets them know they are appreciated as an individual.
In addition to her loving grandchildren, "Nanny" is survived by nine great grandchildren: Jeremy, Rachel, Junior, Cameron, Haydn, Gavin, Choen, Cora, and Ella; and one great-great grandchild Adrian.
Sean, who has a grandchild Dashiell by son Jason and step-grandchildren by his second wife Micheline, was sent a demo of Sir Billi by project leader Sascha Hartmann.
Three-quarters believe it should not be illegal for a grandparent to smack their grandchild.
lIN our diamond wedding anniversary report on Ronald and Marie Pearce last week, we should have reported that the couple have two sons, Ray and Terry Pearce, four grandchildren and one great grandchild.