English to Afrikaans Meaning :: serve

Serve :
- dienbediendiendien

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Noun(1) (sports
Verb(1) serve a purpose, role, or function(2) do duty or hold offices; serve in a specific function(3) contribute or conduce to(4) be used by; as of a utility(5) help to some food; help with food or drink(6) provide (usually but not necessarily food(7) devote (part of(8) promote, benefit, or be useful or beneficial to(9) spend time in prison or in a labor camp(10) work for or be a servant to(11) deliver a warrant or summons to someone(12) be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity(13) do military service(14) mate with(15) put the ball into play

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(1) to serve a ball long(2) It points to a post-medical age, where doctors serve desires rather than treat disease.(3) Laser shots and explosions are fairly generic but serve the purpose well.(4) he tossed the ball up to serve(5) They went to the kitchens, and found the kitchen workers ready to serve cookies and drinks on the spot.(6) I will continue to serve this organization with all my energy, wisdom, and passion as I have done in the past.(7) This recipe makes enough to serve four as a main course, more as a side dish.(8) The proposed lake, which has caused some concern locally in case it affects underground water supplies, will serve three purposes.(9) These resisters are arrested, tried, and often sentenced to serve long terms in prison and jail.(10) Everyone fell silent though when the prince raised his racket and ball to serve .(11) councillors are elected to serve the public(12) It does serve his political strategy to stay away from the facts.(13) they serve wine instead of beer(14) Empanelling a grand jury empowers prosecutors both to serve subpoenas, and to gather testimony under oath.(15) They spoke openly about their prognosis when they realised they would have to serve eight months in prison.(16) before long Lodge was the only man in his section able to serve the guns
Related Words
(1) to serve ::
om te bedien
1. work for ::
werk vir
2. be of service to ::
wees van die diens aan
3. be a member of ::
'n lid van
6. attend to ::
gee aandag aan
7. present with ::
teenwoordig by
8. act as ::
tree op as
9. suffice ::
10. function ::
11. service ::
12. attend ::
13. do ::
14. serve well ::
goed te dien
15. process ::
16. dish ::
17. help ::
18. service ::
Different Forms
serve, served, serves, serving, servings
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

- I hope I\'ll serve you well.
- You will.

- I hope I'll SERVE you well. - You will.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 1

And we serve it together,
whether we know it or not.

And we SERVE it together, whether we know it or not.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5

to serve as Lord Commander
of the Kingsguard.

to SERVE as Lord Commander of the Kingsguard.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 6

to serve as our bannermen

to SERVE as our bannermen

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 1

In the name of King Robert
and the good lords you serve,

In the name of King Robert and the good lords you SERVE,

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4

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