English translation of 'servir de qch'
servir de qch
to be used as sth
⇒ Le dictionnaire a servi de cale.
The dictionary was used as a wedge.,
The dictionary served as a wedge.
⇒ Le dictionnaire m'a servi de cale.
I used the dictionary as a wedge.
Translation of servir de qch from the Collins French to English Dictionary