What is service?

  • (verb): Be used by; as of a utility.
    Synonyms: serve
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Some articles on service:

Q (New York City Subway Service)
... The Q Broadway Express is a service of the New York City Subway ... signs and the official subway map, as it represents a service provided on the BMT Broadway Line through Manhattan ... The Q service operates at all times ...
4th Regiment West Virginia Cavalry - Service
... The 4th West Virginia Cavalry was enlisted in Parkersburg and Wheeling in western Virginia between July and August 1863 for one year's service ... January 30, 1864, Engagement at Moorefield The regiment was mustered out on June 23, 1864 ...
Los Angeles International Airport - Ground Transportation - Bus - FlyAway Bus
... The FlyAway Bus is a shuttle service run by the LAWA, which currently travels between one of three off-airport areas San Fernando Valley (Van Nuys), downtown Los Angeles (Union Station), and the ... The shuttle service stops at every LAX terminal ... The service hours vary based on the line ...
YMCA Youth And Government - State Program Overviews - Kentucky Youth in Government
... The Kentucky YMCA Youth Association placed high value on youth service intiatives, partnering with Youth Service America and supports student run Y-Clubs (service organizations ... Student leaders plan service projects and awareness activities in their schools and communities in order to meet a local need while teaching young people the importance of engagement ... To reinforce the power of service, this non-profit selects small teams of high school applicants to join the Y-Corps service teams each summer ...
Q (New York City Subway Service) - "Q" Designation History
... Q was introduced as a service identifier for the Brighton Beach Express via Broadway (Manhattan) on the rollsigns of the R27 class of subway cars as they were delivered beginning in 1960 ... The former designation for the service was the number 1, itself introduced in 1924, a designation shared by all Brighton Line mainline services ... Also with the introduction of the R27 class subway cars, the mainline local services on the Brighton Line (and other BMT services) were given double letters ...

More definitions of "service":

  • (verb): Mate with.
    Synonyms: serve
  • (noun): A company or agency that performs a public service; subject to government regulation.
  • (noun): Canadian writer (born in England) who wrote about life in the Yukon Territory (1874-1958).
    Synonyms: Robert William Service
  • (noun): Employment in or work for another.
    Example: "He retired after 30 years of service"
  • (verb): Make fit for use.
    Example: "Service my truck"; "the washing machine needs to be serviced"
  • (noun): Tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table.
    Synonyms: table service
  • (noun): The act of mating by male animals.
    Example: "The bull was worth good money in servicing fees"
    Synonyms: servicing
  • (noun): The performance of duties by a waiter or servant.
    Example: "That restaurant has excellent service"
  • (noun): (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play.
    Synonyms: serve
  • (noun): Work done by one person or group that benefits another.
    Example: "Budget separately for goods and services"
  • (noun): The act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone.
    Example: "He accepted service of the subpoena"
    Synonyms: serving, service of process
  • (noun): An act of help or assistance.
    Example: "He did them a service"
  • (noun): (law) the acts performed by an English feudal tenant for the benefit of his lord which formed the consideration for the property granted to him.
  • (noun): A means of serving.
    Synonyms: avail, help

Famous quotes containing the word service:

    Old books that have ceased to be of service should no more be abandoned than should old friends who have ceased to give pleasure.
    Peregrine, Sir Worsthorne (b. 1923)

    Let the good service of well-deservers be never rewarded with loss. Let their thanks be such as may encourage more strivers for the like.
    Elizabeth I (1533–1603)

    Civilization is a process in the service of Eros, whose purpose is to combine single human individuals, and after that families, then races, peoples and nations, into one great unity, the unity of mankind. Why this has to happen, we do not know; the work of Eros is precisely this.
    Sigmund Freud (1856–1939)