Synonyms for Serves:
attends, motivates, assists, Mothers, benefits, aids, abets, tends, sustains, funds, supports, endows, relieves, facilitates, ministers, encourages, fosters, helps.
utilizes, Exercises, operates, conducts, applies, implements, employs, uses, exerts, effects, functions, practices.
upholds, favors, avails, Backs.
furthers, betters, contributes, advances, does good.
imparts, extends, Gives, offers, bestows, rations, supplies, attributes, provides, showers, allots, assigns, shares, disburses, doles, donates, pledges, Grants, ascribes, pays, allows, dispenses, consigns, lavishes, sends, Lends, tenders, awards, expends, furnishes, bequeaths, devotes, delivers, presents, renders.
conforms, accepts, complies, obeys, submits, defers, acquiesces.
satisfies, pleases, suits, dovetails, becomes, fits.
Usage examples for serves
The door, which serves to empty the kiln, is a plate of cast iron, the sides of its frame are wider than the thickness of the wall, and by means of a board e, a box m can be made in front of the door, which is filled with sand to prevent access of air. – Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel by Samuel William Johnson