grandmother definition

  • noun:
    • The mother of the father or mother.
    • A female ancestor.
    • A mother of someone's parent.
    • a lady ancestor or progenitor.
    • mom of the parent.
    • the caretaker of the father or mother: correlative to grandson, granddaughter, and grandchild.
    • By extension, any more remote lineal female ancestor.
    • the mother of your father or mother

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