serve

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主要翻译
serve
serve [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(help, work for)为…服务,为…工作 vtr
wèi … fú wù, wèi … gōng zuò
 The manager says that his first priority is to serve his customers.
 经理说为顾客服务是他的第一要务。

serve
serve [sth] to [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(distribute food to)  (食物、饮料等)提供,端上,摆出 vtr
tí gōng , duān shàng , bǎi chū
 She served hot dogs to the children for lunch.
 她给孩子们端上了热狗作为午餐。

serve
serve [sb] [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(distribute food to)  (食物、饮料等)给…提供,为…端上,为…摆出 vtr
gěi … tí gōng , wèi … duān shàng , wèi … bǎi chū
 She served the children their food.
 她给孩子们端上了食物。

serve
serve as
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(act as)作为,担任(职务) vi
zuò wéi , dān rèn ( zhí wù )
 He served as the secretary for this meeting and took notes.
 他担任本次会议的秘书,并做了记录。

serve
serve as
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(function: as)当作,作为 vtr
dàng zuò , zuò wéi
 The office also serves as a guest bedroom.
 办公室也可当作客房。

serve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (tennis, etc.: play first)  (乒乓球、网球等)发球 vi
fā qiú
 Who serves next? I think I do.
 下一个谁发球? 我想该我了吧。
serve nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (tennis, etc.: first stroke)  (乒乓球、网球等)发球 n
fā qiú
 His serve was so fast that the opponent couldn't return it.
 他球发得太快,对手接不住。

 
其他翻译
serve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (work, fulfil duties)服务,服役 vi
 He served loyally for many years.
serve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (do military service)服兵役,服役 vi
 The sergeant has served for ten years.
serve
serve as
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(spend time: in a duty)履行职责,担任职务 vi
 I served as a medic for ten years.
serve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (work as a waiter)当服务生,当招待 vi
 He has been serving at that restaurant for two years.
serve viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (attend a mass)  (弥撒时候)担任助祭 vi
 The altar boy has to serve on Sunday.
serve
serve [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(fulfil the needs of)满足某种需要,实现某种需要 vtr
 Yes, this particular screwdriver will serve me fine.
serve
serve [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(treat, deal with)对付,处理 vtr
 I need to serve these issues first before I can do that.
serve
serve [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(be a servant to)做…的仆人,服侍 vtr
 Alfred served Bruce Wayne loyally.
serve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (spend time: in prison)服(刑) vtr
 He is serving a 10-year sentence for the crime.
serve
serve [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(attend to: a customer)招待,接待(客人) vtr
 The salesperson served a customer.
serve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (conduct: a mass)  (在弥撒中)主持(弥撒) vtr
 The priest serves a mass on Saturday night.
serve
serve [sth] to [sb]
serve [sb] [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(law: hand over)  (法律)送达(传票等) vtr
 The policeman served a summons to the witness.
serve
serve [sth] to [sb]
serve [sb] [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(law: hand over a document to)  (法律)送达(传票等)给 vtr
 The policeman served the witness his summons.
serve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (supply)提供,供给 vtr
 Our company serves them with office supplies.
serve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (tennis, etc.: play first)  (网球)发球 vtr
 She served the first set.
serve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (animals: copulate with)  (动物、牲畜等)与…配种 vtr
 The bull serves all the cows on the farm.
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复合形式:
serve out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (dish up, distribute: food)把食物盛放到大家的盘子里 vtr
 The lunch ladies in the cafeteria serve out the day's meal of meatballs.
serve the purpose v (be suitable for a task)对于目标有用,契合目的,达到目的 v
 If you don't have a shovel to dig with, a sharp stick just might serve the purpose.
serve time 坐牢,服刑
zuò láo, fú xíng
soft serve ice cream nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (frozen dessert with soft consistency)软冰淇淋 n
 For dessert we had soft serve ice cream in a cone.
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