\sˈɜːvɪs], \sˈɜːvɪs], \s_ˈɜː_v_ɪ_s]\
Definitions of SERVICE
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
The condition or occupation of one who works for another in a menial position; duty required or performed in any office; naval or military duty; a religious ceremony; as, a church service; a set of implements for some special purpose; as, a silver coffee service; the operation of some system which supplies a public need; as, the telephone service; aid or kindness rendered to another.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By James Champlin Fernald
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
Labour for another; the business of a servant; employment as a servant; duty; worship; business; use; useful office; public worship, or office of devotion; official religious duty; a musical composition for church use; order of dishes at table; set of vessels used together. To see service, to come into actual contact with the enemy.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
Labour, physical or mental, performed in course of duty, or for the benefit of another; obedience; religious rites or worship; public worship; employment; use; purpose; advantage; official duties of a clergyman; the performance of duty in the army or navy; a benefit conferred; a course, as of dishes at table; a collection of vessels used at table; among seamen, the layers of spun yarn fastened round a rope to protect it from friction.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. Act of serving; occupation of a servant; performance of labour for the benefit of another, or at anotherâ€™s command;-assistance or kindness rendered ; office ; -employment; place;-duty ; work; business;-religious duty; worship;-obedience; submission ;-public office of devotion; hoar or form of divine worship;-a musical composition for use in churches; specifically, military or naval duty;-useful office; advantage conferred; benefit; avail;-profession of respect uttered or sent;-a set or number of vessels ordinarily used at table;-order of dishes at table; course;-the materials used for serving a rope, as spun-yam, &c.
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