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1. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] work done by one person or group that benefits another.

Synonyms

  • facility
  • national service
  • work
  • utility

Antonyms

  • fail
  • forbid
  • criminalize
  • refuse

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

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2. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] an act of help or assistance.

Synonyms

  • community service
  • childcare
  • aid
  • helpdesk
  • public service
  • help desk
  • assist
  • child care
  • seating
  • assistance

Antonyms

  • disunion
  • separation
  • endogamy
  • exogamy

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

3. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] the act of public worship following prescribed rules.

Synonyms

  • religious ceremony
  • religious service
  • church service
  • invocation
  • committal service
  • prayer meeting
  • devotional
  • none
  • watch night
  • divine service
  • supplication
  • church
  • vesper
  • chapel service
  • religious ritual
  • chapel

Antonyms

  • disassortative mating
  • assortative mating
  • detribalisation
  • detribalization

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

4. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] a company or agency that performs a public service; subject to government regulation.

Synonyms

  • public utility company
  • company
  • public utility
  • utility

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • integrate
  • stay
  • disengage

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

5. service

verb. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] be used by; as of a utility.

Synonyms

  • run
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • function

Antonyms

  • survive
  • function
  • enter
  • come

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

6. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] employment in or work for another.

Synonyms

  • employment

Antonyms

  • take
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

7. service

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəs, ˈsɝːvɪs'] a force that is a branch of the armed forces.

Synonyms

  • force
  • military force
  • personnel
  • regular army
  • airforce
  • armed service
  • coastguard
  • Marines
  • ground forces
  • naval forces
  • navy
  • military service
  • air force
  • military group
  • army

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger
  • recede
  • ride

Etymology

  • servise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • servitium (Latin)

8. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] relating to human society and its members.

Antonyms

  • unfriendliness

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

9. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups.

Synonyms

  • gregarious
  • multiethnic
  • friendly
  • cultural
  • ethnic
  • sociable
  • sociality
  • interpersonal
  • ethnical

Antonyms

  • unsocial
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • inhospitable

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

10. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability.

Antonyms

  • hostile

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

Example sentences of the word social-service


1. Noun Phrase
Chaplains are required to gain experience through Clinical Pastoral Education, or CPE, which typically takes place in hospitals, social service organizations or counseling offices.

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