grocery store


Definition of grocery store

chiefly US

  1. :  a store that sells food and household supplies :  supermarket

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the food and supplies sold by a grocer

    :  a grocer's store

  1. :  lay away, accumulate

    :  furnish, supply

    :  to stock against a future time

  1. :  something that is stored or kept for future use

    :  articles (as of food) accumulated for some specific object and drawn upon as needed :  stock, supplies

    :  something that is accumulated

  1. :  of, relating to, kept in, or used for a store

    :  purchased from a store as opposed to being natural or homemade :  manufactured, ready-made

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