Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly British A retail seller of fresh fruits and vegetables.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who sells fresh vegetables and fruit, normally from a relatively small shop

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A retailer of vegetables or fruits in their fresh or green state.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A retailer of vegetables.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a grocer who sells fresh fruits and vegetables

Etymologies

green +‎ grocer (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I use the specially-adapted rotting compartment in the bottom of the fridge.

    August 8, 2009

  • then the greengrocer moves their goods to the browngrocer who specializes in rotting fruits and vegetables

    August 8, 2009