Definition of gramp in English:


Syllabification: gramp
Pronunciation: /gramp
(also gramps, grampy /ˈgramˌpē/)


dialect or • informal
  • One’s grandfather.
    More example sentences
    • I should have been listening more carefully when my old grampy was telling me what shares to buy.
    • So I was driving my gramps to the clinic, I dropped him off at the entrance and proceeded to parking the car.
    • Today I went over to my gramps ' place to have dinner with them, and this uncle was staring at me.


late 19th century: contraction of grandpapa.

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