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serve

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1 to be a servant for
  • a butler who served several prime ministers
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wait on (also wait upon)

2 to be enough
  • They made the pasta serve for eight guests.
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3 to be fitting or proper
  • Those old riding boots will serve for now, but you'll need newer ones for the horse show.
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fill the bill (or fit the bill)

4 to behave toward in a stated way
  • My parents served me well in preparing me for life.
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do by

5 to have a certain purpose
  • The punishment served to teach everyone a lesson.
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6 to provide with something useful or desirable
  • an excellent college that served her with the skills necessary to make it in today's job market
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