of large proportion, extent, magnitude, etc.:
grand-scale efforts; a grand-scale approach.
- Grand seigneur
/ɡrɑ̃ sɛɲœr/ noun (pl) grands seigneurs (ɡrɑ̃ sɛɲœr) 1. (often ironic) a dignified or aristocratic man
noun, Medieval English Law. 1. serjeanty in which the tenant rendered services of a personal, honorary nature to the king, as carrying his sword or banner.
noun 1. Bridge. the winning of all thirteen tricks of a deal. Compare . 2. Also, grand-slammer. Baseball. a home run with three runners on base. 3. Sports. the winning by a single player of several designated major championship contests in one season, as in golf or tennis. 4. any sweeping success or total victory. […]
[grand-sahyuh r] /ˈgrændˌsaɪər/ noun 1. a grandfather. 2. Archaic. /ˈɡrænˌsaɪə; ˈɡrænd-/ noun 1. an archaic word for grandfather /ˈɡrændsə; -ˌsaɪə/ noun 1. (bell-ringing) a well-established method used in change-ringing See method (sense 4) n. late 13c., from Anglo-French graunt sire; see grand (adj.) + sire (n.).