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  • as inkinsman
  • as inkinswoman
  • as inrelative

synonyms for grandparents

  • agnate
  • aunt
  • blood
  • brother-in-law
  • cognate
  • connection
  • cousin
  • father
  • father-in-law
  • folk
  • folks
  • in-laws
  • kin
  • kinsperson
  • kinswoman
  • mother
  • mother-in-law
  • nephew
  • niece
  • relation
  • sib
  • sibling
  • sister-in-law
  • stepbrother
  • stepparent
  • stepsister
  • uncle
  • clansperson
  • great-grandparents
  • aunt
  • cousin
  • father
  • folk
  • mother
  • niece
  • sibling
  • uncle
  • agnate
  • blood
  • brother-in-law
  • cognate
  • connection
  • father-in-law
  • folks
  • in-laws
  • kinsperson
  • mother-in-law
  • nephew
  • relation
  • sib
  • sister-in-law
  • stepbrother
  • stepparent
  • stepsister
  • clansperson
  • great-grandparents
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How to use grandparents in a sentence

Her grandparents were Italian emigrants, and she had fine black eyes and a beautiful mouth.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
These carts were crowded with German families of the usual size, children, parents and grandparents.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
In the five months since Ikey had come to stay with his grandparents the boys had become almost inseparable.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
I cannot say; but this I know, that the grandparents of most of these boys and girls were once young with me.
A WINDOW IN THRUMSJ. M. BARRIE
Antique pieces of furniture had been brought over from the great house, as had the portraits of Raisky's parents and grandparents.
THE PRECIPICEIVAN GONCHAROV
You're too young yet to know what is for the good of grown men and women who are old enough to be your parents and grandparents.
MARJORIE'S BUSY DAYSCAROLYN WELLS
Our grandparents thought they were as comfortable as possible, and they were, because they did not know any better.
HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN INVENTORGOODWIN B. SMITH
Her little son, Star-boy, was now an orphan, and the death of his grandparents deprived him of all his earthly kindred.
THE MYTHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANSLEWIS SPENCE
The child did all the housework for her rheumatic and ignorant grandparents and took care of the stock.
THE AMERICAN COUNTRY GIRLMARTHA FOOTE CROW
In the old-fashioned open fire-places where our grandparents did their cooking, a Dutch oven was considered essential.
THE BOOK OF CAMP-LORE AND WOODCRAFTDAN BEARD
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