grocery grocery  /ˈɡroʊ sə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a marketplace where groceries are sold
  2. (n) (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer

Usage(s):

  1. Plus, if Target drops grocery prices below Wal-Mart's levels, the big boy will quickly respond.
  2. Cities everywhere are banning plastic grocery bags, while one lonely California lawyer fights for their survival.

News

  1. DePaul students study ethnic grocery store impact

    Students at DePaul University recently completed an exhaustive study of Chicago's ethnic grocery stores attempting to discover how they impact life for city residents.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: ABC 7 Chicago

  2. Food media round-up: grocery store secrets, cheese chart, Paula Deen butter, and more

    Grocery store secrets ...Caution: you may be severely disgusted and want to rethink your pantry. A helpful guide on this season's heirloom fruits and vegetables.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Atlanta

  3. Grocery Store First In City To Offer Dietician To Customers

    More than a third of Baltimore's neighborhoods don't have grocery stores. It's a problem that's contributed to the city's high obesity rate.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CBS Baltimore

Quotes

  1. "This money is going to help Americans offset the high prices we're seeing at the gas pump and at the grocery store, and it will give our economy a boost to help us pull out of this economic slowdown," President Bush said Friday.
    on Apr 28, 2008 By: President Bush Source: New York Times

  2. "I was at the grocery market when the explosion occurred and I ran with others to the site to see if there were any casualties and I was shot by fire from police station," said Khalaf Salim, 40.
    on Jun 25, 2007 By: Izzadine Saleem Source: Forbes

  3. "My mother had been living out there," said state Sen. Leland Yee, who represents the area. "She would have to take three or four buses to get to a grocery store and maybe she would have to take a taxi to come back because she couldn't carry...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Leland Yee Source: The Associated Press

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