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synonyms for granddad

  • ancestor
  • grandpa
  • patriarch
  • elder
  • forefather
  • gramps
  • granddaddy
  • pap
  • grandpappy
  • paternal forebear
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How to use granddad in a sentence

Matter of fact, everybody sort of looks up to him as the town granddad.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Besides, I've heard Granddad tell about the Rookery, as he calls it, many times.
THE RANGER BOYS AND THE BORDER SMUGGLERSCLAUDE A. LABELLE
I worried so that I hardly slept, and Granddad woke me three or four times to know if you had come back.
THE RANGER BOYS AND THE BORDER SMUGGLERSCLAUDE A. LABELLE
I don't know jes what it wuz about, but I reckon my granddad wuz right, and I'll see it through.
CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSSIR JAMES M. BARRIE
And it made me think of my granddad to see what he had on his head—a reg'lar nightcap, tassel and all.
CAPE COD STORIESJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
My granddad writ it on his sword-blade in clear round print letters I've often marvelled at the skill of.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
And I'd be a real Whittaker, a man who should stand for somethin', as my dad and granddad did afore me.
CY WHITTAKER'S PLACEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
Shadrach Wingate, Seth's granddad 'twas, tried to fix up a dicker with him for a boat he had.
CAP'N ERIJOSEPH CROSBY LINCOLN
She saw that they grew spiteful when they spoke to one another, and in her heart she sided with "Granddad."
WAR AND PEACELEO TOLSTOY
It will be fun, because it isn't often that I cook for anyone but Granddad and myself.
THE RANGER BOYS AND THE BORDER SMUGGLERSCLAUDE A. LABELLE
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WORDS RELATED TO GRANDDAD

  • ancestor
  • elder
  • forefather
  • gramps
  • granddad
  • granddaddy
  • grandpa
  • grandpappy
  • pap
  • paternal forebear
  • patriarch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.