Grandmother definition

grăndmŭthər, grăn-
The mother of one's father or mother.
noun
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A female ancestor.
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Grandmother is the mother of one of your parents.

An example of grandmother is your father's mother.

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A mother of someone's parent.
noun
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Paternal grandmother.
hyponyms
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Maternal grandmother.
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The mother of one's father or mother.
noun
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A female ancestor or progenitor.
noun
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A female ancestor.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
grandmother
Plural:
grandmothers

Origin of grandmother

  • grand- +‎ mother

    From Wiktionary