Is serve a Scrabble word?

Yes, serve is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Serve is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word serve

The meaning of serve


16 definitions of the word serve.


  1. Serve a purpose, role, or function
  2. Do duty or hold offices; serve in a specific function
  3. Contribute or conduce to
  4. Be used by; as of a utility
  5. Help to some food; help with food or drink
  6. Provide (usually but not necessarily food)
  7. Devote (part of) one's life or efforts to, as of countries, institutions, or ideas
  8. Promote, benefit, or be useful or beneficial to
  9. Spend time in prison or in a labor camp
  10. Work for or be a servant to
  11. Deliver a warrant or summons to someone
  12. Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
  13. Do military service
  14. Mate with
  15. Put the ball into play


  1. (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in serve?

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3 Anagrams of Serve

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to serve:

Unscramble the letters in serve

There are 19 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'serve'.

More words that can be made using the letters in serve