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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyserve up
he/she/itserves up
present participleserving up
past tenseserved up
past participleserved up
  1. 1
    [transitive] informal to provide something

    The teams served up some highly entertaining football this afternoon.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] same as serve1 (sense 1a)

    Aunt Edie served up a lovely roast leg of lamb for dinner.

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