how to pronounce granddaddy


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the above transcription of granddaddy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

granddaddy is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of granddaddy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… sort of the granddaddy of city …”

meanings of granddaddy


  1. A grandfather.
  2. Something that is the greatest or most significant of its kind.

granddaddy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word granddaddy occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics granddaddy can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that granddaddy can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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