noun, plural gro·cer·ies.
- a saloon or bar.
- a liquor store.
Examples from the Web for groceries
He would load his chair with groceries and other purchases, once a 30-roll package of toilet paper.How Brooklyn’s First Ice Cream Girl Fought City Hall–and Won|Michael Daly|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That is not the tofu you see in groceries or even the meat substitute sold in vegetarian places.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Holding a bag of groceries, she called home to tell her fiancé she was having some packages delivered.New York’s Greatest Show Or How They Did Not Screw Up ‘Guys and Dolls’|Ross Wetzsteon|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How many dollars worth of groceries would you, personally, need to feel OK about this happening?Lesser Mysteries for Those With Breaking News Fatigue|Kelly Williams Brown|March 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But now, shoppers in Boston-area supermarkets get to worry that they may have been exposed when they stopped by for groceries.Thanks, Anti-Vaxxers. You Just Brought Back Measles in NYC.|Russell Saunders|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wine, spirits and groceries are, for the most part, cheaper.The City of Auckland|John Barr
In connection with the tavern he carried on a small business in groceries.A Zola Dictionary|J. G. Patterson
If I do not want my groceries stolen, I must leave my storeroom open.The College, the Market, and the Court|Caroline H. Dall
Walking there one day for groceries and our mail we passed a group of men lounging in front of the old log ranch house.Land of the Burnt Thigh|Edith Eudora Kohl
Grand Island has a large wholesale trade in groceries, fruits, &c.; is an important horse-market, and has large stock-yards.