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Definitions for grandmother
ˈgrænˌmʌð ər, ˈgrænd-, ˈgræm-grand·moth·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grandmother.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    the mother of your father or mother

Wiktionary

  1. grandmothernoun

    A mother of someone's parent.

  2. grandmothernoun

    A female ancestor or progenitor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandmothernoun

    the mother of one's father or mother

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'grandmother' in Nouns Frequency: #2281

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandmother in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandmother in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of grandmother in a Sentence

  1. Jim Faust:

    Modern poinsettias are not your grandmother’s plants. Breeding has dramatically improved their consumer performance, back in the day, growers would place ferns or pine boughs in the pot along with the poinsettia to provide greenery, because the poinsettia leaves would fall off so quickly. Today’s poinsettias will last well into January if watered properly and provided enough sunlight.

  2. Charles Barkley:

    That just clutters my house, i used to keep it at my grandmother's house, but they all passed away, and I don't want that stuff crapping up my house.

  3. Mitzi Clayton:

    The student asked several times if he could take his grandmother to prom. He was told no.

  4. Whitney Miller:

    We appreciate Rep. McSally taking the lead on this issue to right this injustice for military trailblazers who were ahead of their time, this was our grandmother’s last wish and we want to see this through. Not only was she a national hero, she was our family’s hero.

  5. Chris Christie:

    My grandfather was gone, and my grandmother had to take three buses every day to go to work and my mother had to raise her two younger siblings, and they were abjectly poor.

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