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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

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  1. grandma

    A grandma, short for grandmother, is a parent's mother. She is an older woman who is related through a familial lineage and often represents a generational link in a family tree. Grandmas often have a familial or nurturing role, known for providing care, wisdom, and cultural or family traditions to their grandchildren.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandmanoun

    alt. of Grandmamma

Wikidata

  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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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

Anagrams for grandma »

  1. grandam

  2. dragman

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Numerology

  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. Michael Mina:

    You pick up your iPhone if you want and do a one-click reporting if you want, and if not, you keep it to yourself and you yourself know that you're infectious today. And so, you won't go visit your grandma in the nursing home, maybe you won't go to church, maybe you won't eat lunch with your buddies, but it's on your terms.

  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. Quiara Bannerman:

    My grandma's like not getting the vaccine cause she's scared, so I'm kind of like a test subject for her.

  4. 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.

  5. Rosa Pastrana:

    Please save your children, your family, your father, your grandma, so please speak.

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