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grocery

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noun gro·cery \ˈgrōs-rē, ˈgrō-sə-; ˈgrōsh-rē\

Simple Definition of grocery

  • groceries : food sold by a grocer : food bought at a store

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of grocery

plural

groceries

  1. 1 plural :  commodities sold by a grocer —usually singular in British usage

  2. 2 :  a grocer's store

Examples of grocery in a sentence

  1. She stopped to pick up some groceries for supper.



15th Century

First Known Use of grocery

15th century



GROCERY Defined for Kids

grocery

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noun gro·cery \ˈgrō-sə-rē, ˈgrōs-rē\

Definition of grocery for Students

plural

groceries

  1. 1 groceries plural :  food and household supplies sold at a store

  2. 2 :  a store that sells food and household supplies




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