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grandfather

noun

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  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 of grandfather father, forebear (also forbear), forebearer, forefather, ancestor, primogenitor, progenitorWords Related to grandfather antecessor, predecessor [archaic]; ancestress, foremother, grandmother, matriarch; grandsire [archaic], patriarch, sire [archaic]; ancestry, antecedents, rootsNear Antonyms of grandfather children, family, issue, lineage, offspring, posterity, progeny, seed, stock; daughter, heir, inheritor, scion, son, successorAntonyms of grandfather descendant (also descendent)



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