grandchild

noun grand·child \ ˈgran(d)-ˌchī(-ə)ld \
Updated on: 4 Dec 2017

Definition of grandchild

: the child of one's son or daughter

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First Known Use of grandchild

1569


GRANDCHILD Defined for English Language Learners

grandchild

noun

Definition of grandchild for English Language Learners

  • : a child of your son or daughter


GRANDCHILD Defined for Kids

grandchild

noun grand·child \ ˈgrand-ˌchīld , ˈgran- \

Definition of grandchild for Students

plural grandchildren \-ˌchil-drən\
: a child of a person's son or daughter


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