Thoughtful vs Serving - What's the difference?

thoughtful | serving |

As adjectives the difference between thoughtful and serving

is that thoughtful is demonstrating thought or careful consideration while serving is that or who serves or serve.

As a noun serving is

(uncountable) the action of the verb to serve .

As a verb serving is




(en adjective)
  • Demonstrating thought or careful consideration.
  • *{{quote-book, year=1959, author=(Georgette Heyer), title=(The Unknown Ajax), chapter=1
  • , passage=But Richmond, his grandfather's darling, after one thoughtful glance cast under his lashes at that uncompromising countenance appeared to lose himself in his own reflections.}}
  • Demonstrating kindness or consideration for others.
  • Antonyms

    * thoughtless

    Derived terms

    * thoughtfully * thoughtfulness




  • That or who serves or serve.
  • serving marines
    serving girl


  • (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