Catering vs Serving - What's the difference?

catering | serving |


As nouns the difference between catering and serving

is that catering is the business of providing food and related services; foodservice while serving is (uncountable) the action of the verb to serve .

As verbs the difference between catering and serving

is that catering is while serving is .

As an adjective serving is

that or who serves or serve.

catering

Noun

  • The business of providing food and related services; foodservice.
  • The business of providing such services for special occasions.
  • The act of one who caters (to something).
  • * 1864 , J. D. White, John Hugh McQuillen, George Jacob Ziegler, The Dental Cosmos
  • Professional jealousies are always confined to the more ignorant; and education alone will enable us to rise above our catchpenny caterings to the prejudices and jealousies of the uninformed.

    Verb

    (head)
  • Anagrams

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    serving

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • That or who serves or serve.
  • serving marines
    serving girl

    Noun

  • (uncountable) The action of the verb to serve .
  • The tennis match began with her serving .
  • (countable) A portion (especially, of a meal) served to someone.
  • (countable) A layer added to the outside of an electrical cable to protect it
  • Verb

    (head)