Definition of grandmama in English:


(also grandmamma)


  • archaic form of grandma
    • ‘Lori didn't mind, she had gotten used to it after a while besides her grandmamma often told her many interesting stories of when Steve, Lori's father, was young, most of them embarrassing.’
    • ‘Ruth tells him that they have no money and that he should not ask his grandmamma for it.’
    • ‘My grandmamma gave me a beautiful midnight blue sash.’
    • ‘She and her mama, his grandmama have been at his bedside every day, all day for over seven months.’
    • ‘I walked a little closer to the graveside and blew a final kiss at my grandmama.’