baby grand

noun

Definition of baby grand

: a small grand piano

Examples of baby grand in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And Erdogan added to the din by playing her white baby grand piano, though the melodies were sometimes drowned out by Novo's blow-dryer. Others took turns petting Machitwo and Tulula or held them in their laps. Star Tribune, 18 May 2021 According to Airbnb, the dome recently got an update to include a new hot tub for soaking and a baby grand piano for entertaining. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 1 May 2021 This didn’t help his notoriously combative relationship with Mr. Loaf, who once threw a baby grand piano at him. Rob Sheffield, Rolling Stone, 21 Apr. 2021 Rosemary, citronella, and myrtle line the pathway that separates the main restaurant, Carosello, from an annex with a small bar and patio, where pianist Carmelo Padellaro holds court from a baby grand each night. Travel + Leisure Staff, Travel + Leisure, 19 Feb. 2020 Each space flows seamlessly into the next; a seating area by a baby grand piano opens to the main living space, which is adjacent to the kitchen as well as the dining table. Lennie Omalza, The Courier-Journal, 1 Apr. 2021 In the room behind me sat a baby grand piano, which Bailey plays after many a hard day of writing. New York Times, 30 Mar. 2021 Even the baby grand piano is alabaster over clear acrylic. Judy Rose, Detroit Free Press, 13 Feb. 2021 About 20 minutes before the meeting, C.J. Wilson sits down at a baby grand piano outside of the ballroom and begins to play. David Moore, Dallas News, 5 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of baby grand

1879, in the meaning defined above

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1 Jun 2021

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“Baby grand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baby%20grand. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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