Definition of grandmother
1 : the mother of one's father or mother
2 : a female ancestor
grandmotherlyplay \ˈgran(d)-ˌmə-thər-lē\ adjective
First Known Use of grandmother
GRANDMOTHER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of grandmother for English Language Learners
: the mother of your father or mother
GRANDMOTHER Defined for Kids
Definition of grandmother for Students
1 : the mother of someone's father or mother
2 : a female ancestor She learned skills passed down from her grandmothers.
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