from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Characteristic of or befitting a grandfather.
  • adjective Having the qualities of a grandfather.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Like a grandfather in age or manner; kind; benignant; indulgent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective In the manner of a grandfather
  • adjective Having the characteristics of a grandfather


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