granddaddy


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  • noun

Synonyms for granddaddy

the father of your father or mother

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Granddaddy pushes back from the table, the chair squeaking against the linoleum floor.
From the days of having "Yes sir" and "Yes Ma'am" ingrained in my vocabulary to being told to look after my mama after every visit I had with him, Granddaddy planted all the right seeds to make me aware of the world around me and gave me the tools to appreciate the blessings around me.
Trying to keep warm by the sand dunes and the loblolly pines," Granddaddy says, handing me his fire axe.
Crocodiles do not sing," said Granddaddy with a scowl.
Granddaddy teaches the girl about the importance of education, the right to vote, and voting.
Nequin was a guest speaker for the American Medical Jogging Association (the granddaddy of AMAA today) he met Dr.
The Raymonds, a much-awarded documentary filmmaking couple, are 30-year friends of the Loud family, having filmed their every move for the granddaddy of all reality TV series, PBS's 1973 An American Family, as well as for HBO's 1993 update on the Louds.
the time may be ripe for yet another look at the postwar granddaddy of bodily transformation.
Possibly the granddaddy of popular self-help books was The Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale, first published in 1952.
Reporters covering the convention received a little golden booklet with pearls of wisdom from the late granddaddy of American salesmanship and author of How to Win Friends and Influence People.
This series follows much the same format as its ancestor, right down to the granddaddy of all game shows Beat The Clock.
While it obviously has a long way to go to reach granddaddy Tabasco, which controls 23.
But the surviving granddaddy of muckraking takes one last ride around the Washington merry-go-round in an engaging, often hilarious look back on a lifetime devoted to poking the eye of the powerful and the pompous.
of Naples, FL, at Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex, the granddaddy of all sports facilities.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- GATORLAND, the "Alligator Capital of the World" and the great granddaddy of "Original Florida" attractions announces the first-ever Halloween celebration with GATORS, GHOSTS & GOBLINS in Orlando on Oct.