serve two masters

Definition of serve two masters

  1. :  to give equal support to two different causes, groups, etc. You cannot serve two masters.

Word by Word Definitions

serveplay
  1. :  to be a servant

    :  to do military or naval service

    :  to assist a celebrant as server at mass

  1. :  the act or action of putting the ball or shuttlecock in play in various games (such as volleyball, badminton, or tennis)

    :  a turn to serve

  1. :  being one more than one in number

  1. :  two countable individuals not specified

    :  a small approximate number of indicated things

  1. :  the second in a set or series

    :  a 2-dollar bill

    :  something having two units or members

mastersplay
  1. :  competing in, relating to, or being a competition for athletes over a specified age (such as 40)


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