[gran-dad-ee] /ˈgrænˌdæd i/
noun, plural granddaddies. Informal.
[gran-dad] /ˈgrænˌdæd/ noun, Informal. 1. .
- Granddaddy of all something
noun phrase The most venerable, most impressive, largest, etc, of what is named; doyen; dean; MOTHER OF ALL something: The Newport is the granddaddy of all jazz festivals (1956+)
- Granddaddy of them all
The first, oldest, or most respected of its kind, as in That computer is the grandaddy of them all. [ ; c. 1900 ]
[gran-daw-ter] /ˈgrænˌdɔ tər/ noun 1. a of one’s son or . /ˈɡrænˌdɔːtə/ noun 1. a daughter of one’s son or daughter n. also grand daughter, 1610s, from grand (adj.) + daughter.