go into service

idiom

old-fashioned
: to become a servant
In those days it wasn't unusual for a person to go into service as a child.

Examples of go into service in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In January, a review found the cost of the Sentinel program had grown by 37% and the missile would go into service two years late, around 2032. Tony Capaccio, Fortune, 7 July 2024 But the $279 million tunnel and its pumping system, designed to serve Hartford’s southside, West Hartford, Newington and Wethersfield, won’t go into service until late 2026. Kenneth R. Gosselin, Hartford Courant, 17 Mar. 2024 Both projects should begin construction in early 2026 and go into service in 2028. George Avalos, The Mercury News, 27 Mar. 2024 JetBlue Airways is planning a refresh of its paint schemes over the next few years, and the first aircraft with the new livery is set to go into service Thursday. Zach Wichter, USA TODAY, 14 June 2023 JetBlue Airways is planning a refresh of its paint schemes over the next few years, and the first aircraft with the new livery is set to go into service Thursday. Zach Wichter, USA TODAY, 14 June 2023 The new buses, replacing four aging 2007 diesel buses, could go into service as early as May of next year, Wright said. Carole Carlson, chicagotribune.com, 26 Nov. 2021 New cars and locomotives will go into service in 2026 and will feature: — New seating with cushioned headrests, electrical plugs, USB ports and better lighting. oregonlive, 16 Dec. 2022 The aircraft will go into service in 2029 and be able to travel over 1,100 miles per hour. Steve Forbes, Forbes, 11 June 2021

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“Go into service.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20into%20service. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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