Grandad - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡrændæd|  American pronunciation of the word grandad
Brit.  |ˈɡrandad|  British pronunciation of the word grandad

noun

- the father of your father or mother (syn: gramps, granddad, granddaddy, grandfather, grandpa)

Examples

Grandad's been getting rather absent-minded lately.

I love my grandad so much.

My Grandad was a heavy smoker (=someone who smokes a lot).

Grandad fell asleep watching TV.

The nurses came out to wave Grandad goodbye.

I want you both to be on your best behaviour at Grandad's.

Word forms

noun
singular: grandad
plural: grandads
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