What does serving mean?

Definitions for servingˈsɜr vɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word serving.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. helping, portion, serving(noun)

    an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal

    "the helpings were all small"; "his portion was larger than hers"; "there's enough for two servings each"

  2. service, serving, service of process(noun)

    the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone

    "he accepted service of the subpoena"

Wiktionary

  1. serving(Noun)

    The action of the verb to serve.

    The tennis match began with her serving.

  2. serving(Noun)

    A portion (especially, of a meal) served to someone.

  3. serving(Adjective)

    That or who serves or serve.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Serving

    of Serve

  2. Serving

    a. & n. from Serve

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Serving

    The wrapping or winding of a cable composed of small size wire, laid closely and smoothly with a tool called a serving mallet, or serving block, or by machinery. It serves to protect the cable from wear.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'serving' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3790

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of serving in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of serving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rudyard Kipling:

    I kep six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew) Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who.

  2. Debbie Fasano:

    It is pretty amazing that he has devoted his life to serving Christ, and doing it through serving people, it’s inspiring.

  3. Amy Keating:

    Most people would look at a ‘ piece ’ as a serving, an 11-ounce serving of that fish would come in at 728 calories vs. 307 for a 5-ounce piece.

  4. Sean Rossall:

    What people need to remember is that Starbucks is serving coffee to people around the globe and serving many different audiences and many different religious needs.

  5. Bruce Kemper:

    Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.

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