Synonyms

1. grandfather

noun. ['ˈgrændˌfɑːðɝ, ˈgrænˌfɑːðɝ'] the father of your father or mother.

Synonyms

  • grandad
  • granddad
  • grandparent
  • gramps
  • grandpa

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Rhymes with Grandfather Clause

  • withdraws
  • laidlaw's
  • straws
  • mccaw's
  • macaws
  • inlaws
  • guffaws
  • because
  • applause
  • prause
  • ocaw's
  • glaus
  • flaws
  • draws
  • draus
  • claws
  • claus'
  • brause
  • waugh's
  • was
  • thaws
  • tawes
  • sias
  • shaw's
  • saws
  • sause
  • saus
  • paws
  • pause
  • naus

Sentences with grandfather-clause


1. Noun Phrase
The wording of the grandfather clause will tell him who he can sell his business too.

2. Noun Phrase
State grandfather clauses gave some whites a free pass.

3. Noun Phrase
You business may be protected by a grandfather clause.

4. Noun Phrase
Completely illiterate, poor whites got the benefit of the same grandfather clause used for the poll tax.

2. clause

noun. ['ˈklɔz'] (grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence.

Synonyms

  • grammatical construction
  • coordinate clause
  • relative clause
  • sentence
  • dependent clause
  • independent clause
  • subordinate clause
  • expression
  • construction

Antonyms

  • nondeductible
  • natural object
  • negate
  • middle

3. clause

noun. ['ˈklɔz'] a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will).

Synonyms

  • deductible
  • escalator
  • written document
  • arbitration clause
  • joker
  • escalator clause
  • double indemnity
  • reserve clause
  • papers
  • rider
  • article
  • document
  • section

Antonyms

  • misconception
  • beginning
  • acquittal
  • acquit
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