baby grand


Definition of baby grand

: a small grand piano

Examples of baby grand in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

Every single piece has a story, from the chair that used to sit in the Henry Flagler mansion, to the steam trunks that now hold bottles of rum, to the baby grand piano in the corner. Emmakate Austin,, "Steel Tie Spirits distillery in West Palm Beach rich in history," 1 July 2019 Palms in the corners, hanging brass chandeliers, beaded table lamps and a baby grand piano tucked into an archway lend to the period-authentic mise-en-scène. New York Times, "‘Play It Again, Issam’: In Casablanca, a Cafe Is Still a Cafe," 1 July 2018 Plus, the baby grand piano is a necessary fixture for a family of music royalty. Cara Zimmerman, Harper's BAZAAR, "Beyoncé Brought Her Twins Home to This $400k-per-Month Malibu Estate," 26 June 2017 Sullivan and Abler hope to find a donor to provide a baby grand piano for performances on the first floor. Diana Dombrowski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "An inside look at the Walker's Point community arts center renovation," 2 July 2018 Free piano performance The Carlsbad Senior Center is hosting 11-year-old Ethan Dohrmann on the baby grand from 12:45 to 1:15 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium. Linda Mcintosh,, "Women's club serves up beer, wine at Fair events," 21 June 2018 In addition to an oversized butler’s pantry, private library, and dining room, guests also enjoy a full entertainment center and baby grand piano (played by Billy Joel and Sir Paul McCartney) in the stunning grand salon. Lindsay Silberman, Town & Country, "The Best Room At...Windsor Court," 7 June 2018 Videographer Jeff Venable obtained permission from the city, as well as cooperation from all of Lower Broadway’s businesses, to empty out the blocks so Janson could take his place in front of a baby grand piano set in the middle of the street. Nancy Kruh,, "Why Chris Janson Wept When He Saw His New 'Drunk Girl' Music Video: 'This One Broke Me Down Quick'," 22 May 2018 The 23-by-43-foot living room can hold two baby grand pianos and has three discrete seating areas. Joan Walden,, "Property of the Week: 1093 Prospect Avenue, West Hartford," 5 Jan. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'baby grand.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of baby grand

1879, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about baby grand

Dictionary Entries near baby grand

baby face

baby farm

baby fat

baby grand

baby hook



Statistics for baby grand

Last Updated

13 Jul 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for baby grand

The first known use of baby grand was in 1879

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on baby grand

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with baby grand

Comments on baby grand

What made you want to look up baby grand? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


characterized by aphorism

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!