[French la grahnd shar-trœz] /French la grɑ̃d ʃarˈtrœz/
the Carthusian monastery at Grenoble, France: the chief monastery of the Carthusians until 1903.
[grand, gran-dee, grahn-dey; Portuguese grahn-di] /grænd, ˈgræn di, ˈgrɑn deɪ; Portuguese ˈgrɑ̃ dɪ/ noun 1. Rio. . [luh grand] /lə ˈgrænd/ noun 1. a town in NE Oregon.
[gran dam, deym; French grahnd dam] /ˈgræn ˈdæm, ˈdeɪm; French grɑ̃d ˈdam/ noun, plural grandes dames [gran damz, deymz; French grahnd dam] /ˈgræn ˈdæmz, ˈdeɪmz; French grɑ̃d ˈdam/ (Show IPA) 1. a usually elderly woman of dignified or aristocratic bearing. 2. a woman who is the doyenne of a specific field: a grande dame of […]
[gran-dee] /grænˈdi/ noun 1. a man of high social position or eminence, especially a Spanish or Portuguese nobleman. /ɡrænˈdiː/ noun 1. a Spanish or Portuguese prince or nobleman of the highest rank 2. a man of great rank or eminence n. 1590s, from Spanish grande “nobleman of the first rank,” originally an adjective, “great,” from […]
[grand] /grænd/ adjective, grander, grandest. 1. impressive in size, appearance, or general effect: grand mountain scenery. 2. stately, majestic, or dignified: In front of an audience her manner is grand and regal. 3. highly ambitious or idealistic: grand ideas for bettering the political situation. 4. magnificent or splendid: a grand palace. 5. noble or revered: […]