Serviceable

Serv"ice*a*ble

(?), a. 1. Doing service; promoting happiness, interest, advantage, or any good; useful to any end; adapted to any good end use; beneficial; advantageous. "Serviceable to religion and learning". Atterbury. "Serviceable tools." Macaulay.
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I know thee well, a serviceable villain.
Shak.
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2. Prepared for rendering service; capable of, or fit for, the performance of duty; hence, active; diligent.
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Courteous he was, lowly, and servysable.
Chaucer.
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Bright-hearnessed angels sit in order serviceable.
Milton.
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Seeing her so sweet and serviceable.
Tennnyson.
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-- Serv"ice*a*ble*ness, n. -- Serv"ice*a*bly, adv.
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