What does grocery mean?

Definitions for groceryˈgroʊ sə ri, ˈgroʊs ri

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grocery.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grocery store, grocery, food market, market(noun)

    a marketplace where groceries are sold

    "the grocery store included a meat market"

  2. grocery, foodstuff(noun)

    (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer


  1. grocery(Noun)

    Usually groceries; retail foodstuffs and other household supplies.

  2. grocery(Noun)

    A shop or store that sells groceries; a grocery store.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grocery(noun)

    the commodities sold by grocers, as tea, coffee, spices, etc.; -- in the United States almost always in the plural form, in this sense

  2. Grocery(noun)

    a retail grocer's shop or store

  3. Origin: [F. grosserie wholesale. See Grocer.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grocery in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grocery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Karen Joines:

    It obviously hurts less when I go to the grocery store.

  2. Sean Naughton:

    Whole Foods is almost a restaurant masquerading as a grocery store.

  3. Jon Barrier:

    You just take it back to the grocery store and stuff it into a container and it gets recycled.

  4. Viktoria Gordeyeva:

    There was no panic, but people were reluctant to enter a nearby drugstore and a grocery store.

  5. Allison Warden:

    It's a different relationship than just going to the grocery store. The whale feeds the entire community.

Images & Illustrations of grocery

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