I was thrilled by my own victory and also pleased that I would be serving in the majority.
Place a serving platter upside down on top of the pastry and CAREFULLY flip the platter and the pan over.
And, oh yes, Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, one of the Grand Old Partiers serving in Obamaland.
But thousands of other victims are serving cruel and inhuman life sentences in personal prisons because of him.
After serving alongside Rice during the Clinton administration, John Prendergast finds the criticism of her now surreal.
The Emperor had first proposed it while serving under Henry's banners in France.
Such butter, of course, cannot be used for serving on the table.
As to the serving out of the food, that occupied only one act.
A bird remarkable for the catholicity of its appetite and serving to illustrate that of ours.
Perform your duty by sending the carabinieri to arrest me for not serving on the jury.
late 12c., "to render habitual obedience to," also "minister, give aid, give help," from Old French servir "to do duty toward, show devotion to; set table, serve at table; offer, provide with," from Latin servire "be a servant, be in service, be enslaved;" figuratively "be devoted; be governed by; comply with; conform; flatter," originally "be a slave," related to servus "slave," perhaps from Etruscan (cf. Etruscan proper names Servi, Serve, Latinized as Servius).
By c.1200 also as "to be in the service of, perform a service for; attend upon, be personal servant to; be a slave; owe allegiance to; officiate at Mass or other religious rites;" from early 13c. as "set food at table;" mid-14c. as "to wait on (customers)." From late 14c. as "treat (someone or something) in some fashion." To serve (someone) right "to treat as he deserves" is recorded from 1580s.
He no schuld neuer wondSense of "be useful, be beneficial, be suitable for a purpose or function" is from early 14c.; that of "take the place or meet the needs of, be equal to the task" is from late 14c.; that of "suffice" is from mid-15c. Meaning "render active military service" is from 1510s. Sporting sense, in tennis, badminton, etc., first recorded 1580s. Legal sense "present" (a writ, warrant,etc.), "give legal notice of" is from early 15c.
To seruen him fro fot to hond
["Amis and Amiloun," c.1330]
1680s, in sports (tennis, etc.), from serve (v.).