That cable company services most households in the area.
A service entrance.
An example of service is an elevator in a hotel that is meant to be used by hotel staff.
A service guarantee; a road service area.
An example of service is a man or woman who is a US Marine.
Found the butler's service to be excellent.
An example of service is the US Navy.
An example of service is to fix a broken washing machine.
An example of service is to provide appetizers to a group of people at a restaurant.
An example of a service is a funeral.
An example of a service is a Shabbat gathering at a synagogue.
An example of a service is a Sunday church meeting.
Service a car.
- Of or relating to the armed forces.
- Providing repair, maintenance, supplies, etc.
- Providing services, rather than goods.
Silver tea service.
An example of service is a bartender providing a cocktail to someone.
An example of service is a mechanic fixing the brakes on a truck.
Held services in the evening; a memorial service.
Has done service for us as a consultant.
Was of great service to him during his illness.
A restaurant noted for its fine service.
Offers a superior service to that of his competitors; provides full catering services.
My friend did me a service in fixing the door.
The service was good, but the food was lousy.
A silver tea service.
Has been in the company's service for 15 years.
The diplomatic service.
The anesthesiology service.
Joined the service right after college.
A dealer with full parts and service.
A town without sewer service.
The electrical service was damaged in the storm.
Her first service hit the net.
Repair service, public service.
The marriage service.
The fee for his services.
A service uniform.
Service weight stockings.
Lancelot was at the service of King Arthur.
He was going to service her.
A service elevator; the service entrance.
A service industry.
- Ready to help or be of use.
- To be ready to help or be useful.
- ready to serve or cooperate with someone
- ready for someone's use
- be helpful or useful
- in use; functioning
- in the armed forces
- working as a domestic servant
Other Word Forms
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of service
- Middle English from Old French from Latin servitium slavery from servus slave
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French servise (French: service).