Definition of Grandsires

1. Noun. (plural of grandsire) ¹



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Definition of Grandsires

1. grandsire [n] - See also: grandsire

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grandsires

grandpa
grandpapa
grandpapas
grandpappies
grandparent
grandparental
grandparenthood
grandparents
grandpas
grandpaternal
grandpaternity
grandreefite
grands
grandsir
grandsire
grandsires (current term)
grandsirs
grandson
grandsonless
grandsons
grandstand
grandstand play
grandstanded
grandstander
grandstanders
grandstanding
grandstands
granduncle
granduncles
graney

Literary usage of Grandsires

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1. The Antiquary (1873)
"Of precedent, the god of moral cowards, Who fear to think but as their grandsires did. Merit with us shall be the gauge of honour, Nor shall pretentious ..."

2. A History of the Percheron Horse: Including Hitherto Unpublished Data by Alvin Howard Sanders (1917)
"2 26 preat-grandsires appear 2 times 9 great-grandsires appear 3 times 10 great-grandsires appear 4 times 2 great-grandsires appear 5 times 5 ..."

3. The Works of Virgil by Virgil, John Dryden, John Carey, Knightly Chetwood (1803)
"And grandsires' grandsons the long list contains. No very long list is requisite to furnish the grandsons of grandsires. The petty isle, which harboured no ..."

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