How to spell grandfather in french
In french, the word grandfather can be spelled:
tr.v., -thered, -therÂ·ing, -thers.
- The father of one's mother or father.
- A forefather; an ancestor.
To exempt (one involved in an activity or business) from new regulations: The new ordinance restricts the size of billboards, but it grandfathers those erected before 1997.
[V., from GRANDFATHER CLAUSE.]