Definition of 'grandma'
Example sentences containing 'grandma'
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My grandma died last March, and then my dad left. The Sun (2016)She lived with my grandma after my grandad passed away and she refused to speak to me, so I stopped visiting them both. The Sun (2016)My grandma died recently which made me feel worse. The Sun (2014)We can send some postcards to my grandma and grandpa. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Those tiny sandwiches grandma used to make. The Sun (2010)This was the sort of stuff my grandma used to say. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She wants her grandpa and grandma. The Sun (2015)Just like grandma used to bake? Times, Sunday Times (2010)On the day of the meal, our grandma died suddenly and we had to cancel. The Sun (2011)They had spent the day in London with their grandma and grandad and expected to be heading home. The Sun (2011)I called my grandma to ask her domestic questions until the day she died. Christianity Today (2000)As the story of the fake grandad and grandma unfolds, you slowly realise that none of it is true. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It used to be a bit of a family joke but it's steadily getting worse since my grandma died. The Sun (2008)He has not played for them since 2007 when he pulled out of a squad claiming his grandma had died. The Sun (2014)Parents were pretending to live at grandma's house or renting a little flat just to say they were in the area. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You couldn't do that sort of thing in your grandma's house. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Dear Deidre My partner refused to give me a hug after my grandma died last week. The Sun (2014)These consisted of a main room and a bathroom, making them more suitable for young people between homes than grandma and grandpa for the long haul. Times, Sunday Times (2007)After years of not speaking they only made up when our mum - her grandma - died three years ago. The Sun (2015)This could spell disaster for thousands of middle-class Americans who could suddenly find themselves clobbered by the tax when grandma dies. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He calls me'fast grandma '. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'grandma'
Used Occasionally. grandma is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'grandma'
British English: grandma /ˈɡrænˌmɑː/ NOUN
Your grandma is your grandmother. You can call your grandma `Grandma'.
I hugged my grandma.
- American English: grandma
- Arabic: جَدَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: vovó
- Chinese: 奶奶
- Croatian: baka
- Czech: babička
- Danish: bedstemor
- Dutch: oma
- European Spanish: abuelita coloquial
- Finnish: isoäiti
- French: mamie
- German: Großmutter
- Greek: γιαγιούλα
- Italian: nonna
- Japanese: おばあちゃん
- Korean: 할머니
- Norwegian: bestemor
- Polish: babunia
- European Portuguese: avozinha
- Romanian: mamaie
- Russian: бабуля
- Spanish: abuelita
- Swedish: mormor maternal
- Thai: ย่า ยาย
- Turkish: nine
- Ukrainian: бабуся
- Vietnamese: bà
Definition of grandma from the Collins English Dictionary
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