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grandfather

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of grandfather

  1. a person who is several generations earlier in an individual's line of descent this tradition has been passed down from our pioneer grandfathers Synonyms father, forebear (also forbear), forebearer, forefather, ancestor, primogenitor, progenitorRelated Words antecessor, predecessor [archaic]; ancestress, foremother, grandmother, matriarch; grandsire [archaic], patriarch, sire [archaic]; ancestry, antecedents, rootsNear Antonyms children, family, issue, lineage, offspring, posterity, progeny, seed, stock; daughter, heir, inheritor, scion, son, successorAntonyms descendant (also descendent)



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