service station


Definition of service station

2 : a place at which some service is offered

Examples of service station in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the northwest, two missiles hit a service station and auto repair center in Sarny, killing three people and wounding four, the Rivne regional governor, Vitaliy Koval, said. David Keyton, John Leicester, Anchorage Daily News, 26 June 2022 Mark Borba lives along the flat stretch of road in the town of Riverdale, past the empty big-top circus tent and service station selling nearly $6-a-gallon gasoline. Washington Post, 21 Mar. 2022 Tesla owners won't need to take their vehicles to a service station. Matt Mcfarland, CNN, 10 May 2022 Officials said the Russian forces hit a military warehouse as well as a commercial service station where local drivers go for tire repairs and carwashes. Washington Post, 18 Apr. 2022 Kozytskyy said four rockets were fired, striking three targets, including several warehouses not used by Ukraine's military, and a service station near Lviv Railway Station. Laura L. Davis, USA TODAY, 18 Apr. 2022 Oil and gasoline costs are increasing so quickly now that many service station owners are updating their prices more than once a day. Nancy Rivera Brooks, Los Angeles Times, 9 Mar. 2022 The service station-turned-smoke shack uses a blend of hickory, pecan, and peach woods to smoke their meats. Outside Online, 15 Mar. 2022 Some Americans have difficulty handling child-care costs, of course, but most families experience inflation at the grocery store or service station. Karl Rove, WSJ, 2 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of service station

1916, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of service station was in 1916

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2 Jul 2022

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“Service station.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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