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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “wait on sb/sth”

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wait on sb/sth

mainly US phrasal verb with wait /weɪt/ verb [I]
to serve food and drink, especially to customers in a restaurant
(尤指在餐館裡)服侍…進餐,給…上菜
The staff who waited on us at dinner were excellent.
吃飯時為我們服務的侍者非常不錯。
She waited on tables (= served meals as a job) to earn some extra money.
她當侍者來賺些額外的收入。
Providing and serving meals
Translations of “wait on sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在餐馆里)服侍…进餐,给…上菜…
(Definition of wait on sb/sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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