grand·​ba·​by | \ ˈgran(d)-ˌbā-bē How to pronounce grandbaby (audio) \

Definition of grandbaby

: an infant grandchild

Examples of grandbaby in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Three days after a gunman shot and killed 69-year-old Litha Varone and her sweet grandbaby, neighbors and friends were still in shock over how such a horrible thing could happen to such good people. Joe Cavaretta,, 13 June 2021 All God wants is to make a nice roast chicken to share with his sons and the mother of his grandbaby, who reluctantly gets roped into this awkward affair. Sara Netzley,, 28 May 2021 Roger and Grace are hoping for a Weir reunion in a central location once the next grandbaby is born. Harriet L. Blake, Dallas News, 27 May 2021 My Beautiful grandbaby Blue Ivy looking like a little super model in her Ivy Park . Emily Dixon, Marie Claire, 18 Feb. 2021 On the way to his mother’s house, the Army recruiter picked up his mother’s sister and her grandbaby. Carol Robinson |, al, 31 Dec. 2020 In 1999, a favorite holiday commercial was a grandma using Cheerios to teach her grandbaby about where their family lives. Nancy Clanton, ajc, 18 Dec. 2020 Dear Miss Manners: There is a grandbaby in the family. Judith Martin, Washington Post, 12 Sep. 2020 Mississippi was tugging at Privett’s heart after her aging mother had a stroke and with another grandbaby on the way. Gabrielle Russon,, 13 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of grandbaby

1830, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of grandbaby was in 1830

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23 Jun 2021

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“Grandbaby.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of grandbaby

informal : a grandchild who is a baby

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