Grocery - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡroʊsəri|  American pronunciation of the word grocery
Brit.  |ˈɡrəʊs(ə)ri|  British pronunciation of the word grocery

noun

- a marketplace where groceries are sold(syn: market)

the grocery store included a meat market

- (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer (syn: foodstuff)

Examples

She stopped to pick up some groceries for supper.

the grocery store included a meat market

I need to make a stop at the grocery store on the way home.

The nearest grocery store is three blocks away.

She saved $15 at the grocery store by using coupons.

the express lane at the grocery store

He went to the grocery store around the corner from the bank.

They own a chain of organic grocery stores.

Do you reckon you'll be able to go to the grocery store after work?

I make weekly trips to the grocery store.

He bounced a 100-dollar check at the grocery store.

She ran into an old acquaintance at the grocery store.

I'm always clipping coupons from the newspaper to use at the grocery store.

...a crackbrain who wore bedroom slippers to the grocery shop...

There's a pharmacy in our grocery store now.

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