grocery definition

  • noun:
    • a shop offering foodstuffs and different household materials.
    • Commodities sold by a grocer.
    • frequently groceries; retail foodstuffs alongside household supplies.
    • A shop or shop that offers groceries; a grocery store.
    • The products offered by grocers, as tea, coffee, spices, etc.; -- in the usa almost always into the plural type, in this good sense.
    • A retail grocer's store or store.
    • The selling of or dealing in goods at wholesale; wholesale traffic.
    • merchandise sold at wholesale, collectively.
    • General products for table and home use, as flour, sugar, spices, coffee, etc.; the commodities sold by grocers: today always when you look at the plural.
    • A grocer's store.
    • A drinkingshop.
    • tiny cash; halfpence and farthings.
    • a marketplace in which groceries are offered
    • (usually plural) customer goods offered by a grocer

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