[grahn chah-kaw] /grɑn ˈtʃɑ kɔ/
an extensive subtropical region in central South America, in Argentina, Bolivia, and Paraguay. 300,000 sq. mi. (777,000 sq. km).
/Spanish ɡran ˈtʃako/
a plain of S central South America, between the Andes and the Paraguay River in SE Bolivia, E Paraguay, and N Argentina: huge swamps and scrub forest Area: about 780 000 sq km (300 000 sq miles) Often shortened to Chaco
[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: […]
/ˈɡrænˌdæd/ noun (pl) -dads, -daddies 1. informal words for grandfather n. also granddad, 1819, from grand (adj.) + dad. Grandaddy is attested from 1769; figuratively (in grandaddy of all _____) from 1956. Grand dada attested from 1690s.
- Grandad shirt
noun 1. a long-sleeved collarless shirt
[gran-duh m, -dam] /ˈgræn dəm, -dæm/ noun 1. a grandmother. 2. an old woman. /ˈɡrændəm; -dæm/ noun 1. an archaic word for grandmother