Nouns (2)
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service, serve
n. (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play; "his powerful serves won the game"
Verbs (28)
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serve
v. put the ball into play; "It was Agassi's turn to serve"
serve
v. do military service; "She served in Vietnam"; "My sons never served, because they are short-sighted"
dish up, dish out, serve up, dish, serve
v. provide (usually but not necessarily food); "We serve meals for the homeless"; "She dished out the soup at 8 P.M."; "The entertainers served up a lively show"
help, serve
v. help to some food; help with food or drink; "I served him three times, and after that he helped himself"
service, serve
v. mate with; "male animals serve the females for breeding purposes"
swear out, process, serve
v. deliver a warrant or summons to someone; "He was processed by the sheriff"
serve, service
v. be used by; as of a utility; "The sewage plant served the neighboring communities"; "The garage served to shelter his horses"
serve
v. devote (part of) one's life or efforts to, as of countries, institutions, or ideas; "She served the art of music"; "He served the church"; "serve the country"
serve, answer, do, suffice
v. be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity; "A few words would answer"; "This car suits my purpose well"; "Will $100 do?"; "A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school"; "Nothing else will serve"
serve
v. contribute or conduce to; "The scandal served to increase his popularity"
serve well, serve
v. promote, benefit, or be useful or beneficial to; "Art serves commerce"; "Their interests are served"; "The lake serves recreation"; "The President's wisdom has served the country well"
function, serve
v. serve a purpose, role, or function; "The tree stump serves as a table"; "The female students served as a control group"; "This table would serve very well"; "His freedom served him well"; "The table functions as a desk"
do, serve
v. spend time in prison or in a labor camp; "He did six years for embezzlement"
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Fuzzynyms (22)
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meliorate, ameliorate, improve, better
v. get better; "The weather improved toward evening"
benefit, gain, profit
v. derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience"
benefit, gain, profit
v. derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience"
deal
v. give (a specific card) to a player; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
help
v. contribute to the furtherance of; "This money will help the development of literacy in developing countries"
help
v. contribute to the furtherance of; "This money will help the development of literacy in developing countries"
perform, do
v. get (something) done; "I did my job"
answer
v. match or correspond; "The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave"
conform to, fit, meet
v. satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
fit, accommodate, suit
v. be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
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serve
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
    28
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    22
  • Synonyms
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  • Antonyms
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