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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grandchildnoun

    a child of your son or daughter


  1. grandchildnoun

    a child of someone's child

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandchildnoun

    a son's or daughter's child; a child in the second degree of descent


  1. Grandchild

    In a family, a grandchild is a child's child: grandson is the child's son, a granddaughter is a child's daughter.

Editors Contribution

  1. grandchild

    A child of a son or daughter.

    Their grandchild was so beautiful.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandchild in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandchild in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of grandchild in a Sentence

  1. Jim Ross:

    It breaks my heart. I'm a father of four, a grandfather of five kids from 2 to 7 years old. I can not imagine having to bury a child or a grandchild like that.

  2. Jeanne Calment:

    When I'm laid in my coffin, I want you to put a picture of my grandchild to the right of me and and a picture of my daughter to my left. That way they will be buried with me.

  3. Hal:

    Whatever happened to that old-fashioned Grandpa If he still survives, he must be hiding in the small towns. You sure don't see him very often in the big city. The big-city Grandpa has gone big time. ... He is the life of every party, and out to prove he is just as young as he ever was. A grandchild who makes the mistake of calling him 'Gramps' is lucky if he isn't rewarded by a quick kick in the stomach.

  4. Royalty TV co-founder Nick Bullen:

    Family is incredibly important to the queen, a good example of that is the interview Prince Harry gave to James Corden in February. He revealed the queen bought his son Archie a waffle maker because that’s what her great-grandson wanted. This is a woman who is queen and yet she’s asking what her great-grandchild wants. Family is always on her mind.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    We have been so fortunate. It's funny how perspective changes — I think having a grandchild made a big difference, i urge (Hillary Clinton) to go out there and have a good time, tell the American people what you wanted to do, explain what the challenges are from her point of view and what we should do, and just be grateful. We've had a wonderful life. And I'm grateful.

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