grandson grandson  /ˈɡrænd ˌsən/


  • (n) a male grandchild


  1. And then there was the grandson who captured a nation's imagination.
  2. But I couldn't find my grandson.
  3. Mao Zedong's only grandson has become the youngest general in the People's Liberation Army at age 39, a Chinese newspaper said Thursday.


  1. Visalia grandmother and grandson drown in family pool

    Visalia police are calling the drowning of a grandmother and her grandson an accident.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KFSN-TV Fresno

  2. Grandson, grandmother drown in Visalia pool

    In a tragedy that no one witnessed, a grandmother and her grandson drowned in a backyard pool after they apparently went swimming, Visalia police said Wednesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Fresno Bee

  3. Grandmother, grandson struck by car in West Englewood

    A grandmother and her grandson were struck by a minivan in the West Englewood neighborhood. The two were crossing at 64th and South Paulina when they were hit by a green van, Monday night. The 65-year-old woman is in critical …
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago


  1. "I thought to myself, 'You've got to be kidding me,'" said Payton, holding the trophy at Drew Brees' MVP news conference. "If you believe in heaven and you believe Vince Lombardi is there, looking down on his grandson, it doesn't get any...
    on Feb 9, 2010 By: Sean Payton Source: New York Daily News

  2. "I am the son and grandson of admirals," McCain said. "They were my first heroes, and their respect for me has been one of the most lasting ambitions of my life. ...... They showed me how to love my country, and that has made all the...
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: John McCain Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The death of my grandson caused me to stop and think," Byrd said. "I came to realise that black people love their children as much as I do mine."
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Robert Byrd Source: The Guardian

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