Definition of smallgoods in English:


plural noun

Australian, NZ
  • Cooked meats and meat products.

    • ‘Don't leave without trying the smallgoods, sausages or salami.’
    • ‘Today the judges are continuing to work their way through entries ranging from breads, olive oils, preserves, smallgoods and dairy products.’
    • ‘The grocers have jointly invested $22 million in the smallgoods venture.’
    • ‘Apart from pre-packaged bacon and ham, the company produces saveloys and a range of other smallgoods.’
    • ‘In addition to the smallgoods, softdrinks and blackmarket beer sold from a sprinkling of tiny tradestores and ‘tucker boxes’, betelnut and baked or fried snacks are sold from small stalls in its pathways.’