NounService (plural Services)
- An event in which an entity takes the responsibility that something desirable happens on the behalf of another entity.
- (economics) Action or work that is produced, then traded, bought or sold, then finally consumed.
- Hair care is a service industry.
- (computing) A function that is provided by one program or machine for another.
- The state of being subordinate to or employed by an individual or group
- Lancelot was at the service of King Arthur.
- This machine provides the name service for the LAN.
- The military.
- I did three years in the service before coming here.
- A set of dishes or utensils.
- She brought out the silver tea service.
- (sports) The act of initially starting, or serving, the ball in play in tennis, volleyball, and other games.
- The player had four service faults in the set.
- A religious rite or ritual.
- The funeral service was touching.
- (law) The serving, or delivery, of a summons or writ.
- The service happened yesterday.
In British English, the indefinite article “a” is often used with “good service”, as in “A good service is operating on all London Underground lines,” while this is not used in American English.
- (transitive) To serve.
- They service the customer base.
- (transitive) To perform maintenance.
- He is going to service the car.
- (transitive, vulgar) To perform a sexual act.
- He was going to service her.
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- (RP) IPA: /ˈsɜːvɪs/, SAMPA: /"s3:vIs/
- (GenAm) IPA: /ˈsɝvɪs/, SAMPA: /"s3`vIs/
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- Korean: 서비스 (seobiseu)
Service f. and m. (plural services)
Service m. (plural Services)
- service, the level of comfort offered by assistants and servants (the opposite of self-service)
- maintenance and repair
- min bil är inne på service
- my car is at the workshop
- min bil är inne på service