How to say serve in Arabic sɜrv

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to work for a person etc eg as a servant

He served his master for forty years.

يُقَدِّم الطَّعام والشَّراب، يَخْدُم المائِدَه


to distribute food etc or supply goods

She served the soup to the guests; Which shop assistant served you (with these goods)?

يَصْلُح لِ، يَسُد مَسَد، يَكون بِمَثابَة


to be suitable for a purpose

This upturned bucket will serve as a seat.

يَخْدُم في الجَيْش


to perform duties, eg as a member of the armed forces

He served (his country) as a soldier for twenty years; I served on the committee for five years.

يَقْضي مُدَّة الحُكم أو العُقوبَه


to undergo (a prison sentence)

He served (a sentence of) six years for armed robbery.

الضَّربَةُ المَبدَئِيَّه في التِّنِس أو كُرَة الطّاوِلَه


act of serving (a ball).

يَضْرُب الضَّرْبَة المَبدئِيَّه في التِّنس أو كُرة الطاوِلَه


in tennis and similar games, to start the play by throwing up the ball etc and hitting it

He served the ball into the net; Is it your turn to serve?

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