n pl
See blow one's cookies/ doughnuts/groceries/lunch/grits

Contemporary slang . 2014.


Look at other dictionaries:

  • groceries — [plural] ► the food that you buy in a store: »More people are buying their groceries online. Main Entry: ↑grocery …   Financial and business terms

  • groceries — see GROCERY (Cf. grocery) …   Etymology dictionary

  • groceries — noun a) The commodities sold by a grocer or in a grocery. <! is this really pluralia tantum? She carried a sack of groceries in from the car and set it on the kitchen table. b) Multiple retailers of groceries. There were two competing… …   Wiktionary

  • Groceries — Grocery Gro cer*y, n.; pl. {Groceries}. [F. grosserie wholesale. See {Grocer}.] 1. The commodities sold by grocers, as tea, coffee, spices, etc.; in the United States almost always in the plural form, in this sense. [1913 Webster] A deal box …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • groceries — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. food, edibles, produce, comestibles, foodstuffs, perishables, vegetables, viands, staples, green groceries, produce, fruits, dairy products, processed foods, frozen foods, freeze dried foods, dried foods, desiccated foods,… …   English dictionary for students

  • groceries — Synonyms and related words: baked goods, canned foods, canned goods, commissariat, commissary, dehydrated foods, food items, food supply, fresh foods, frozen foods, green goods, grocery, larder, packaged goods, produce, provender, provisions,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • groceries — gro|cer|ies [ grous(ə)riz ] noun plural food and other goods for the home that you buy regularly …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • groceries — n. foods and other goods sold at a grocery gro·cer·y || grəʊsÉ™rɪ n. grocery store, store which sells food and other household goods; goods sold at a grocery …   English contemporary dictionary

  • groceries — items of food sold in a grocer s shop or supermarket. → grocery …   English new terms dictionary

  • groceries — n. pl. Grocers commodities. See grocery …   New dictionary of synonyms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.