serve out


1) раздавать, распределять You can help to serve out the vegetables, while I cut the meat. ≈ Пока я режу мясо, ты можешь помочь раздать овощи.
2) разг. отплатить We will serve them out for the trick that they played on us. ≈ Мы отплатим им за ту шутку, которую они сыграли над нами. Syn : get back
5) , get even, pay back
2) , pay off
3) , pay out
2) , retaliate
1) , revenge
2.
3) отбыть (срок наказания, срок службы и т. п.) When the thieves had served out two years in prison, they returned to a life of crime. ≈ После того, как преступники отбыли два года в тюрьме, они снова вернулись к преступной жизни. раздавать, распределять - no rifles have been served out yet винтовки еще не выдавали (разговорное) отплатить (кому-л. за что-л.) - I'll serve him out! я ему отплачу (за это) ! отбыть (срок наказания и т. п.) - they served out their terms они отбыли /отсидели/ свой срок

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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  • serve out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms serve out : present tense I/you/we/they serve out he/she/it serves out present participle serving out past tense served out past participle served out 1) to continue doing something until you are officially… …   English dictionary

  • serve out — transitive verb : to revenge oneself on : pay back : retaliate against served them out royally for their many acts of cruelty * * * Tennis win the final game of a set or match while serving Fitzgerald then served out for the set * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • serve out — PHRASAL VERB If someone serves out their term of office, contract, or prison sentence, they do not leave before the end of the agreed period of time. [V P n (not pron)] The governor has declared his innocence and says he plans to fight and serve… …   English dictionary

  • serve out — phr verb Serve out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑suspension …   Collocations dictionary

  • serve out — verb To win a set, or by extension a match, by holding serve …   Wiktionary

  • serve out — Tennis win the final game of a set or match while serving. → serve …   English new terms dictionary

  • serve out — distribute, portion out …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serve out —  Take revenge on …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • To serve out — Serve Serve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Served}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Serving}.] [OE. serven, servien, OF. & F. servir, fr. L. servire; akin to servus a servant or slave, servare to protect, preserve, observe; cf. Zend har to protect, haurva protecting. Cf …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Serve — Serve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Served}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Serving}.] [OE. serven, servien, OF. & F. servir, fr. L. servire; akin to servus a servant or slave, servare to protect, preserve, observe; cf. Zend har to protect, haurva protecting. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • serve one's time — To pass through an apprenticeship or a term of office (see also ↑time served, etc under ↑time) • • • Main Entry: ↑serve * * * (also serve out one s time) hold office for the normal period ■ (also serve time) spend time in office, in an… …   Useful english dictionary

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