Costco is doing very well for a grocer, but very poorly for a department store, the category to which Walmart technically belongs.
Barthelemy moved into her $800-a-month apartment after a Bangladeshi friend saw an ad at the grocer on the corner.
In the essay, Havel imagines a grocer hanging a "Workers of the World, Unite!"
The grocer associations and food companies face a political conundrum.
At Walmart, which is many peoples' grocer, clothier, and auto supply shop, long lines would cost them a lot of business.
"Mr. Gottlieb is the grocer from whom the Joneses bought their supplies," said Chick, who had advanced to Nick's side.
From the jobber they go to the grocer, who delivers them to the consumer.
A grocer one night heard sounds in his shop, and, venturing into the dark, he laid hold of a thief.
Mr. Jenkins, the grocer, rented a cutaway, and bought a new Panama to wear with it.
And now let's throw the plot, at a hazard, around the lovely Susan, the grocer's clerk.
early 15c. (mid-13c. as a surname), "one who buys and sells in gross," from Anglo-French grosser, Old French grossier, from Medieval Latin grossarius "wholesaler," literally "dealer in quantity," from Late Latin grossus "coarse (of food), great, gross" (see gross). Sense of "a merchant selling individual items of food" is 16c.