or grandad noun Date: 1782 grandfather 1a

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  • granddad — or grand dad or grandad [gran′dad΄] n. [Informal] short for GRANDFATHER …   English World dictionary

  • granddad — n. an old fashioned person; an out of date person. □ Tom is just a silly granddad. He is dull and old fashioned. □ Don’t be such a granddad. Live a little …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • granddad — /gran dad /, n. Informal. grandfather. [1810 20; GRAND + DAD1] * * * …   Universalium

  • granddad — noun grandfather Syn: gramps, granddaddy, grandpa, grandfather, pops …   Wiktionary

  • GRANDDAD — growth delay aged faciesnormal development deficiency of subcutaneous fat [syndrome] …   Medical dictionary

  • granddad — grand|dad [ˈgrændæd] n the usual American spelling of ↑grandad …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • granddad — grand|dad [ græn,dæd ] noun count INFORMAL a GRANDFATHER a. an insulting way of talking to an old man, especially one whose name you do not know …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • granddad —  , granddaughter  Note dd …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • granddad — [[t]græ̱ndæd[/t]] see grandad …   English dictionary

  • granddad — grand·dad || grændæd n. grandfather (Informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

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