Grocery definition

grōsə-rē, grōsrē
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Commodities sold by a grocer.
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A store selling foodstuffs and various household supplies.
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A grocer's store.
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The food and supplies sold by a grocer.
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The definition of a grocery is a store where food is bought, or the items for sale there.

An example of a grocery is Trader Joe's.

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A shop or store that sells groceries; a grocery store.
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Usually groceries; retail foodstuffs and other household supplies.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
grocery
Plural:
groceries

Origin of grocery

  • From French grosserie (“wholesale”). Compare gross.

    From Wiktionary