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Definitions of grand:

part of speech: adjective

Of great size, extent, power, or dignity: splendid: illustrious: noble: sublime: chief: of the second degree of parentage or descent, as GRANDFATHER, a father or mother's father, GRANDCHILD, a son or daughter's child; so GRANDMOTHER, GRANDSON, GRANDDAUGHTER, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Splendid; sublime; lofty; great, as applied to size; the second degree of parentage or descent, as grandmother; principal or chief, as grand- master.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adverb


Usage examples for grand:

  • As I was saying- a fortune from his grand uncle. "Trumps", George William Curtis
  • He's a grand fellow after all. "Julian Home", Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  • And they be grand folks, ye say? "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill", Winston Churchill
  • How grand he looks! "Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon", Robert A. Sterndale
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