Dictionary

TWL06 (US, Canada and Thailand) Yes 8 Points
SOWPODS (UK and Others) Yes 8 Points
Enable (Words with Friends) Yes 9 Points

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is serve a word in Scrabble?

    Yes, serve is a valid word in scrabble.As per TWL06 dictionary it has 8 points,As per SOWPODS dictionary it has 8 points.

  • Is serve a word in Words With Friends?

    Yes, serve is a valid word in words with friends. As per Words with Friends dictionary it has 9 points.

Definition(s)

Noun
1.
meaning: (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play;
examples: his powerful serves won the game
synonyms: {service}
Verb
1.
meaning: put the ball into play;
examples: It was Agassi's turn to serve
2.
meaning: mate with;
examples: male animals serve the females for breeding purposes
synonyms: {service}
3.
meaning: do military service;
examples: She served in Vietnam; My sons never served, because they are short-sighted
4.
meaning: be sufficient;
examples: be adequate, either in quality or quantity; A few words would answer; This car suits my purpose well; Will $100 do?; A `B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school; Nothing else will serve
synonyms: {suffice}; {do}; {answer}
5.
meaning: deliver a warrant or summons to someone;
examples: He was processed by the sheriff
synonyms: {process}; {swear_out}
6.
meaning: work for or be a servant to;
examples: May I serve you?; She attends the old lady in the wheelchair; Can you wait on our table, please?; Is a salesperson assisting you?; The minister served the King for many years
synonyms: {attend_to}; {wait_on}; {attend}; {assist}
7.
meaning: spend time in prison or in a labor camp;
examples: He did six years for embezzlement
synonyms: {do}
8.
meaning: promote, benefit, or be useful or beneficial to;
examples: Art serves commerce; Their interests are served; The lake serves recreation; The President's wisdom has served the country well
synonyms: {serve_well}
9.
meaning: devote (part of) one's life or efforts to, as of countries, institutions, or ideas;
examples: She served the art of music; He served the church; serve the country
10.
meaning: provide (usually but not necessarily food);
examples: We serve meals for the homeless; She dished out the soup at 8 P.M.; The entertainers served up a lively show
synonyms: {serve_up}; {dish_out}; {dish_up}; {dish}
11.
meaning: help to some food;
examples: help with food or drink; I served him three times, and after that he helped himself
synonyms: {help}
12.
meaning: be used by;
examples: as of a utility; The sewage plant served the neighboring communities; The garage served to shelter his horses
synonyms: {service}
13.
meaning: contribute or conduce to;
examples: The scandal served to increase his popularity
14.
meaning: do duty or hold offices;
examples: serve in a specific function; He served as head of the department for three years; She served in Congress for two terms
15.
meaning: serve a purpose, role, or function;
examples: The tree stump serves as a table; The female students served as a control group; This table would serve very well; His freedom served him well; The table functions as a desk
synonyms: {function}
Source of definition(s) is WordNet ® Princeton University wordnet.princeton.edu
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