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synonyms for grandmother

  • ancestor
  • grandma
  • granny
  • matriarch
  • dowager
  • gram
  • maternal forebear
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My grandmother was a great cook and she only let me and my cousin Patricia help her.
HOW FRENCH BAKING WAS BROUGHT TO VIRGINIAEUGENE ROBINSONFEBRUARY 5, 2021OZY
So today, when I finally got to hold the flute in my hands, I felt like it was my grandmother again.
‘FLUTE EMERGENCY’: A MUSICIAN FORGOT HIS $22,000 INSTRUMENT ON A CHICAGO TRAIN. A HOMELESS MAN FOUND IT.ANDREA SALCEDOFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One chief told me how his grandmother took his mother out to the wilderness for a year so that she would be safe.
HOW IS ALASKA LEADING THE NATION IN VACCINATING RESIDENTS? WITH BOATS, FERRIES, PLANES AND SNOWMOBILES.CATHY FREEFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This was not the old-school, traditional funeral home that you think of with grandmother in the lilac suit, in polyester, with the silken sheets around her and all the flowers.
HOW TO BE BETTER AT DEATH (EP. 450)MARIA KONNIKOVAFEBRUARY 4, 2021FREAKONOMICS
Eighteen-year-old Stella, known as Lala to all but her grandmother Wilma, is about to give birth to her first child.
‘HOW THE ONE-ARMED SISTER SWEEPS HER HOUSE,’ BY CHERIE JONES, IS A STUNNING DEBUTHAMILTON CAINFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There, he’s inherited a swath of land from his grandmother, whose sole request was that he convert to Mormonism.
DAVID DUCHOVNY WANTS TO BE TAKEN SERIOUSLY AS A NOVELIST. HIS NEW BOOK MAKES A GOOD CASE.MARK ATHITAKISFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His parents, grandmother, uncles, older brother and hometown friends in Havlickuv Brod were all watching.
THRUST INTO A STARTING ROLE, CAPITALS ROOKIE GOALTENDER VITEK VANECEK IS OFF TO A STELLAR STARTSAMANTHA PELLJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If it’s good enough for my grandmother, it’s good enough for you.
NBA PLAYERS SHOULD WAIT ON VACCINATION AND RAMP UP ADVOCACY, EXPERTS SAYBEN GOLLIVERJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Rogers kept the piano, a display of his grandmother’s early faith in him, for the rest of his life.
JOANNE ROGERS, MEMORY-KEEPER OF ‘MISTER ROGERS’ NEIGHBORHOOD,’ DIES AT 92EMILY LANGERJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The family has not spoken with the media, and the latest request from the Daily Star and ProPublica was rejected by the boy’s grandmother.
AFTER A VIOLENT CRIME, ARIZONA PROMISED REFORMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. IT HAS YET TO DELIVER.BY AMY SILVERMAN FOR ARIZONA DAILY STARDECEMBER 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO GRANDMOTHER

  • daughter
  • femme
  • gal
  • gentlewoman
  • girl
  • grandmother
  • lady
  • madam
  • matron
  • miss
  • mother
  • sister
  • wife
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