variants also grandaddies
plural of granddaddy
as in ancestors
something belonging to an earlier time from which something else was later developed the granddaddy of all English mystery novels

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“Granddaddies.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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