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service

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of service

  1. of or relating to the armed services spent his time in the army as a correspondent for service newspapers Synonyms of service martial, militaryWords Related to service naval; GI, gladiatorial, mercenary, soldierly; militant, militarist, militaristic, warlike; enlisted, regular; paramilitaryNear Antonyms of service civil, civilianAntonyms of service nonmilitary


service

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of service

  1. 1 an act of kind assistance performed many services for the charitable organization Synonyms of service benevolence, boon, courtesy, grace, indulgence, kindness, mercy, favor, turnWords Related to service dispensation, waiver; advantage, benefit, blessing, godsend, manna; liberty, license (or licence), privilegeNear Antonyms of service hindrance, hurdle, impediment, interference, obstacle

  2. 2 the capacity for being useful for some purpose that broom is worn out beyond all service Synonyms of service account, avail, mileage, use, serviceability, serviceableness, usefulness, utilityWords Related to service advantage, benefit, gain; aid, assistance, help; applicability, appropriateness, fitness, relevance; profit, value, worthNear Antonyms of service inapplicability, inappropriatenessAntonyms of service uselessness, worthlessness

  3. 3 the combined army, air force, and navy of a nation at the time the country had about a million men and women in the service Synonyms of service colors, military, armed forces, troopsWords Related to service GIs (or GI's), men-at-arms, rank and file, servicemen, servicewomen, soldiers, soldiery; force; militia, reserves; armor, defense; gendarmerie (or gendarmery)Near Antonyms of service civilians, noncombatants

  4. 4 a large unit of a governmental, business, or educational organization the OSS, the nation's wartime intelligence service Synonyms of service agency, arm, branch, bureau, department, desk, office, divisionWords Related to service subdepartment, subdivision



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