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Definitions for grandma
ˈgrænˌmɑ, -ˌmɔ, ˈgrænd-, ˈgræm-grand·ma

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grandma, grandmother, granny, grannie, gran, nan, nannanoun

    the mother of your father or mother

Wiktionary

  1. grandmanoun

    grandmother

  2. Grandmanoun

    the name used for one's grandma

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandmanoun

    alt. of Grandmamma

Freebase

  1. Grandma

    Grandma was a comic strip by Charles Kuhn that began April 14, 1947. It was originally distributed by Duke Richardson's Indianapolis-based syndicate, Richardson Feature Service. A year later, Grandma was picked up by King Features Syndicate which distributed it from June 28, 1948 until 1969. He usually signed the strip "Chas. Kuhn".

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    Rank popularity for the word 'grandma' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2223

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandma in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of grandma in a Sentence

  1. Shannon Doherty:

    My grandma and mom have been doing this every year for holidays since I was a little girl, people love this recipe and love doing it at home and seeing how great it smells. It really adds to your house during the holidays.

  2. Simone Biles:

    Growing up, my biological mom was suffering from drug and alcohol abuse, and she was in and out of jail, i never had mom to run to. But I do remember always being hungry and afraid ... I remember them saying, 'Ok, you know how you called us grandma and grandpa? You can call us mom and dad now, if you want to. I was like, 'Yeah, I can do that.'.

  3. Sage Steele:

    If they make you choose a race, she's like ‘What are you going to put?’ And I go, ‘Both.’ And she's like, 'Well, you can’t,' she goes, 'Barack Obama chose Black and he's biracial.' And I'm like, ‘Congratulations to the president.' That’s his thing. I think that's fascinating considering his Black dad was nowhere to be found and his White mom and grandma raised him, but hey, you do you. I'm gonna do me.

  4. Associated Press:

    It’s just been a part of my life because my grandma had a cottage since I was 10, so just kind of a feeling like returning to normal.

  5. Killer Mike:

    Look at that picture of Dr. King that's been on your grandma's wall for your whole life, and say to yourself, 'whose policies best identify with that?' And vote for that person, in my case, that's Sen. Sanders.

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