grandmother[gran′mut̸h′ər, grand′-, gra′-]
A grandmother reads to her granddaughter.
Grandmother is the mother of one of your parents.
An example of grandmother is your father's mother.
- the mother of one's father or mother: also a term of respectful familiarity to any elderly woman
- a female ancestor
- The mother of one's father or mother.
- A female ancestor.
- paternal grandmother
- maternal grandmother
grand- + mother