Definition of Service


  • the performance of duties by a waiter or servant
    "that restaurant has excellent service"
  • periodic maintenance on a car or machine
    "it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"
    - inspection and repair
  • the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone
    "he accepted service of the subpoena"
    - service of process
  • (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play
    "his powerful serves won the game"
  • (law) the acts performed by an English feudal tenant for the benefit of his lord which formed the consideration for the property granted to him
  • the act of mating by male animals
    "the bull was worth good money in servicing fees"
  • tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
    - table service
  • a means of serving
    "of no avail"
    "there's no help for it"
  • Canadian writer (born in England) who wrote about life in the Yukon Territory (1874-1958)
    - robert william service
  • a force that is a branch of the armed forces
    - military service - armed service
  • employment in or work for another
    "he retired after 30 years of service"
  • a company or agency that performs a public service
    subject to government regulation
  • the act of public worship following prescribed rules
    "the Sunday service"
    - religious service - divine service
  • an act of help or assistance
    "he did them a service"
  • work done by one person or group that benefits another
    "budget separately for goods and services"


  • mate with
    "male animals serve the females for breeding purposes"
  • make fit for use
    "service my truck"
    "the washing machine needs to be serviced"
  • be used by
    as of a utility
    "The sewage plant served the neighboring communities"
    "The garage served to shelter his horses"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Service

  • Scrabble® score of the service (12)
  • Word Chums® score of the service (17)
  • Words With Friends® score of the service (14)

Unscramble service

100 unscramble word found using the letters service.

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