how to pronounce grocery


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grocery is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of grocery in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… employees at his local grocery store he …”

meanings of grocery


  1. A shop or store that sells groceries; a grocery store.
  2. Retail foodstuffs and other household supplies.


  1. To furnish with groceries.
  2. To go grocery shopping.

grocery frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word grocery occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics grocery can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that grocery can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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