Meaning of “granddaughter” in the English Dictionary

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"granddaughter" in British English

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granddaughternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡræn.dɔː.tər/ us /ˈɡræn.dɑː.t̬ɚ/

A2 the daughter of a your son or daughter

Examples

  • She watched her little granddaughter skip down the path.
  • My little granddaughter is coming to stay this weekend.
  • My granddaughter started school this week.
  • My granddaughter does my weekly shopping for me.
  • Her estate went to her granddaughter.

(Definition of “granddaughter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"granddaughter" in American English

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granddaughternoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡrænˌdɔt̬·ər/

the daughter of a person’s son or daughter

(Definition of “granddaughter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)