(v.) To let someone keep doing something that's been banned or discontinued, because they were granted this right before the ban was imposed. To make an exception for a veteran and let him keep doing things the old way. Used in the past participle.
You can't get a license to drive a 200cc motorcycle here nowadays, but you'll still see old Smokey riding his around. He's grandfathered.
por WanderingDave 28 de Agosto de 2006
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To give someone or something a special, status or privilege for something done before the new arrangements are made
I will not grandfather one religious leader for his deeds as a child.
por The Return of Light Joker 29 de Dezembro de 2011
An extremely powerful evil adult that once ruled the world with an iron fist while forcing children to work in Tapioca Factories.
Father: The one evil greater than I is, Grandfather!
por Christerphopher 18 de Maio de 2015
When someone soaks their hands in water, making them wrinkly, and gives you a handjob.
Jesse gave me a grandfather last night, it reminded me of my grandpa.
por Chip Douglas II 27 de Setembro de 2010