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granny

noun gran·ny \ˈgra-nē\

Definition of granny

plural grannies

  1. 1 a :  grandmother 1 b :  a fussy person

  2. 2 chiefly Southern & south Midland :  midwife



Variants of granny

or gran·nie play \ˈgra-nē\

Origin of granny

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1663

Rhymes with granny


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