Definition of Green groceries

1. Noun. Fresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market.

Exact synonyms: Garden Truck, Green Goods, Produce
Generic synonyms: Food, Solid Food
Specialized synonyms: Edible Fruit, Veg, Vegetable, Veggie, Eater
Derivative terms: Produce



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Green Groceries

green fallow
green fingers
green flash
green flashes
green fluorescent protein
green fluorescent proteins
green foxtail
green fringed orchis
green frog
green gentian
green gland
green goddess
green gold
green goods
green gram
green groceries (current term)
green haemoglobin
green hairstreak
green hairstreaks
green hellebore
green hellebores
green in the gills
green jersey
green labelling
green lacewing
green lane
green lead ore
green leek
green leeks
green light

Literary usage of Green groceries

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1. Population: A Study in Malthusianism by Warren Simpson Thompson (1915)
"Each generation of city-dwellers get a little farther from the soil, and we find people buying green groceries to-day who would have raised them a few years ..."

2. Gauge Evidence: The History and Prospects of the Railway System, Illustrated by Samuel Sidney (1846)
"At this very time we are sending trains from Manchester, containing green-groceries, to the extent of 150 tons a day, going from Manchester along the valley ..."

3. The Elements of Marketing by Paul Terry Cherington (1920)
"In the case of meats, green groceries, and articles of that kind she might by personal purchase secure sufficient advantage to justify the sacrifices ..."

4. The children's year by Mary Howitt, John Absolon, Anna Mary Howitt, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, Spottiswoode and Shaw (1847)
"... and the horses, and the omnibuses, and it made Meggy very happy to see a little old man who sold green-groceries and little flower-roots. ..."

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