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Words nearby grandfatherly
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I learned to milk when I was a shaver on my vacations at a grandfatherly farm.Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906|Lucy Maud Montgomery
There is a kind of ludicrous unfitness in the idea of a time-stricken and grandfatherly lilac-bush.Buds and Bird Voices (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")|Nathaniel Hawthorne
His greeting was quiet and grandfatherly, and that of a man burdened with his own sad thoughts.Fresh Fields|John Burroughs
"I wish our grandfatherly minds had managed as well," said Jeff.Herland|Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman
Isn't it really amusing to see the grandfatherly concern that Bolton has for our cooking-stove?My Wife and I|Harriet Beecher Stowe