Answer and Serve


Answer verb - Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity.
Usage example: A few words would answer

Serve is a synonym for answer in satisfy topic. In some cases you can use "Serve" instead a verb "Answer", when it comes to topics like excess, solve. popular alternative


Serve verb - To be enough.
Usage example: they made the pasta serve for eight guests

Answer is a synonym for serve in suffice topic. You can use "Answer" instead a verb "Serve", if it concerns topics such as agreement, excess, be adequate. popular alternative

Nearby Words: service, served, serving

Common collocations

time answer time serve time
way answer way serve way
ends answer ends serve ends
whom answer whom serve whom

Both words in one sentence

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