What is Granny?

Granny definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural granA.nies.
Informal. a grandmother.
an elderly woman.
a fussy person.
Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. a nurse or midwife.

granny knot.

adjective,, granA.niA.est for 6.
of, relating to, or thought to be like a grandmother or an elderly or old-fashioned woman: granny notions about what’s proper.
(of clothing for women or girls) being loose-fitted and having such features as high necklines, puff sleeves, long skirts, and ruffles and lace trimmings: a granny blouse; a granny nightgown.

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