Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


He told later that both his mother and his grand-mother had been Germans.

Really, I'm not your grand-mother yet, though I am a mother.

He has money, and when his grand-mother dies he will inherit all of her fortune, too.

He had been brought up at the court of his grand-mother, the famous Catherine the Great.

But perhaps your grand-mother would rather have this sixpence?

I had an amnesis in which grand-mother and grand-daughter participated.

Her grand-mother's house had been the first real home she had ever known.

And a little pussy-cat tied to the other, And away she shall ride to see her grand-mother, To see her grandmother.

He left his father, grand-mother, four sisters and two brothers, all living where he fled from.

And besides employing the best doctor, my grand-mother always saw that they received the best nursing and attention.