granny dress


a loose-fitting, ankle-length dress, usually with long sleeves and a high collar and sometimes having flounces, ruffles, or lace trimming.

Nearby words

  1. granjon,
  2. grannies,
  3. grannom,
  4. granny,
  5. granny bond,
  6. granny dumping,
  7. granny flat,
  8. granny glasses,
  9. granny smith,
  10. granny woman

Origin of granny dress

First recorded in 1905–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019