laundry: articles of clothing, linens, etc., that have been or are to be washed.
What does put the groceries away mean?
“Put away” means place something where we store/keep it. For example, we keep milk in the refrigerator.
Groceries are food that you have just bought; they are in a bag from the store.
“Put the groceries away” or “put away the groceries” means place all the food you just bought in a cupboard or the refrigerator.