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Definition of "serviette" []

  • Chiefly British A table napkin. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "serviette" in a sentence
  • "A serviette is a paper napkin Alice Band … why would you think it’s a sanitary towel?!"
  • "Perhaps Cook could still be successfully de-poshed, taught to say the word "serviette" and to look a bit less like a Back to the Future-style preview of Prince William and Kate Middleton's louche ski-holidaying middle son."
  • "The barista immediately whipped up the suggestion of a croissant, and I was proud to understand when the madam asked for a "serviette"."