serviceable

[ sur-vuh-suh-buhl ]SEE DEFINITION OF serviceable

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SERVICEABLE

But Mr. Thoreau was equipped with a most adapted and serviceable body.

Would you were anything half so serviceable to the community, Sir!

These women are very obedient and serviceable to their husbands.

He showed himself noble and generous, serviceable and loving.

If applied in a pure state, without the sand, it will be serviceable in cleaning oil paintings, and similar articles of furniture.

Raw lobsters are serviceable to their country in peace; but boiled ones in war.

By this process Cyrus gave up a useless friend and gained a serviceable one.

After all, my wife, there is nothing in human life so serviceable, nought so beautiful as order.

Accordingly they sent Xenophon, and with him a serviceable staff.

It would have been a serviceable weapon, but it bent slowly.

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