\ ˈgran How to pronounce gran (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Since Nicoleta started preaching the gospel of gran on TikTok, the term has gained traction with the many women in the great pantheon of coastal grandmothers. Glamour, 26 Apr. 2022 He’s from Guadalajara, from Jalisco, another gran tapatío. Tommy Calle, Los Angeles Times, 17 Mar. 2022 The latest and final gasoline Bentley GT Speed is as elegantly luxurious and powerful a gran turismo a driver could wish for. Nargess Banks, Forbes, 1 Oct. 2021 In true Disney fashion, though, all these things should be able to be enjoyed alongside not merely your date but also your wee, darling daughter (over whom the dancers will fawn) and your dear, old, great gran. Amy Drew Thompson,, 26 Feb. 2021 Fans of The Farewell, about a struggling twenty-something in New York missing her gran in China, indeed might find superficial similarities between Nora From Queens and Lulu Wang's award-winning film. Inkoo Kang, The Hollywood Reporter, 26 Feb. 2020 In a video posted by Daily Mail online, the Queen can be seen in the backseat of a Range Rover and sitting right next to the groom’s gran, peeping out of the window, is an adorable beagle. Southern Living, 18 May 2018 My gran would tell me how my grandfather would turn himself into a cat at night. Alex Frank, Vogue, 20 Oct. 2017 See More

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First Known Use of gran

1829, in the meaning defined above

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2 May 2022

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“Gran.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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