Used in the American South when addressing or referring to one's grandfather. The counterpart to Mamaw.
My Papaw is old, but he's fit as a fiddle.
by cfisher October 30, 2009
Can you define these popular missing words?
An amazing old cute huggable grandpa who invited his 6 grandchildren to dinner and made 12 burgers for them and only one grandchild showed up☹☹ (as seen on Twitter)
All they had to do was eat dinner with their papaw. That's it😭.
by Finally someone said it July 21, 2016