[greyt-nef-yoo, -nev-yoo] /ˈgreɪtˌnɛf yu, -ˌnɛv yu/
a son of one’s nephew or niece; grandnephew.
a son of one’s nephew or niece; grandson of one’s brother or sister
[greyt-nees] /ˈgreɪtˌnis/ noun 1. a daughter of one’s nephew or niece; grandniece. noun 1. a daughter of one’s nephew or niece; granddaughter of one’s brother or sister
- Great northern bean
noun a type of large white bean resembling the lima bean in shape Examples Great Northern beans are particularly popular in baked bean dishes and can be substituted for any white beans in most recipes. Usage Note cooking
- Great oaks from little acorns grow
Great things or people often have humble origins.
[glee-suh n] /ˈgli sən/ noun 1. Jackie (Herbert John Gleason”The Great One”) 1916–87, U.S. comedian and actor. [gret-skee] /ˈgrɛt ski/ noun 1. Wayne (“The Great One”) born 1961, Canadian ice hockey player. /ˈɡrɛtzkɪ/ noun 1. Wayne. born 1961, Canadian ice-hockey player and coach; in his playing career (1979–99) he became the record point scorer in […]