Definition of Grannam

1. n. A grandam.



Definition of Grannam

1. Noun. (colloquial) A grandam. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Grannam

1. an old dame [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grannam

granita
granitas
granite
granitelike
granites
graniteware
granitewares
granitic
granitical
granitification
granitiform
granitoid
granivore
granivores
granivorous
grannam (current term)
grannams
grannie
grannied
grannies
granny
granny's bonnets
granny-bashing
granny annexe
granny annexes
granny dumping
granny knot
granny knots
granny panties
granny shot

Literary usage of Grannam

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1. The Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Prose and Verse by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1853)
"Leave the hearth and leave the house To the cricket and the mouse : Find grannam out a sunny seat. With babe and lambkin at her feet Not a soul at home may ..."

2. Voice Culture and Elocution. by William T. Ross (1890)
"The blue-eyed boy looked up and smiled— " grannam, the days since you were ... He climbed her knee and sweeter smiled— " grannam, the months since you were ..."

3. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"Old men i the house, of fifty, call me grannam. Beau, and l-'l.. Scornful Lady, iv. 1. Ghosts never walk till after midnight, if I may believe my grannam. ..."

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