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English definition of “grocer”

grocer

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɡrəʊsər/ COMMERCE
(also grocer's) a store that sells food and small things for the home: The UK's fourth biggest grocer operates 13 distribution centres.
a person who owns or works in a store selling food and small things for the home: She is a grocer in a small town.
(Definition of grocer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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