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[gran-pair-uh nt, -par-, grand-] /ˈgrænˌpɛər ənt, -ˌpær-, ˈgrænd-/

a of a .
/ˈɡrænˌpɛərənt; ˈɡrænd-/
the father or mother of either of one’s parents

1802, from grand (adj.) + parent (n.). Related: Grandparents.


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