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grand·moth·er

 (grănd′mŭth′ər, grăn′-)
n.
1. The mother of one's father or mother.
2. A female ancestor.

grandmother

(ˈɡrænˌmʌðə; ˈɡrænd-)
n
1. the mother of one's father or mother
2. (often plural) a female ancestor
3. (often capital) a familiar term of address for an old woman
4. teach one's grandmother to suck eggs See egg18

grand•moth•er

(ˈgrænˌmʌð ər, ˈgrænd-, ˈgræm-)

n.
1. the mother of one's father or mother.
2. a female ancestor.
[1375–1425]
grand′moth`er•ly, adj.
grand′moth`er•li•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grandmother - the mother of your father or mothergrandmother - the mother of your father or mother
grandparent - a parent of your father or mother
nan - your grandmother

grandmother

noun gran, granny, grandma, nan My grandmothers are both widows.
Translations
баба
àvia
babička
bedstemor
avino
isoäiti
bababaka
nagyanyanagymama
amma
祖母お婆さん外祖母
할머니
avia
babababka
stara mama
babaбаба
farmormormor
ย่า ยาย
бабуся

grandmother

[ˈgrænˌmʌðəʳ] Nabuela f
stop trying to teach your grandmother to suck eggs (Brit) → ¿qué me vas a enseñar tú a mí?

grandmother

[ˈgrændmʌðər] ngrand-mère f
my grandmother → ma grand-mèreGrand Old Party n (US) the Grand Old Party → le parti républicain

grandmother

[ˈgrænˌmʌðəʳ] nnonna

grandfather

(ˈgrӕnfaːðə) grandmother (ˈgrӕnmaðə) , grandparent (ˈgrӕnpeərənt) noun
the father or mother of one's father or mother.
grandfather clock
a clock with a tall usually wooden case which stands on the floor.

grandmother

جَدَّة babička bedstemor Großmutter γιαγιά abuela isoäiti grand-mère baka nonna 祖母 할머니 grootmoeder bestemor babcia avó бабушка farmor ย่า ยาย büyükanne 祖母

grandmother

n abuela