of accomodare "make fit, adapt, fit one thing to another," from ad- "to" commodare "make fit," from commodus "fit" (see commode). You wanted to go to sea, but he jumped at the chance of accommodating your desire with a vengeance.
He will most often succeed in accommodating his sentiments to those of his conjoint.
You might change your lunch plans, for example, to accommodate your best friend's schedule.
Accommodate can also refer to providing housing or having enough space for something.
Beasley said he would do it, just to be accommodating, and by so doing made a blunder.
Accommodation is where you live or stay, especially when you are on holiday or when you are staying somewhere for a short amount of time.
“You seem to have an accommodating disposition,” laughed Tommy.might be found for every body, calling on his wife to agree with him, that with a little contrivance, every body might be lodged, which she hardly knew how to do, from the consciousness of there being but two spare rooms in the house.of his boots, his shaving-glass, and so forth, particularly impressed themselves upon me, as evidences of the same Traddles who used to make models of elephants' dens in writing-paper to put flies in; and to comfort himself under ill usage, with the memorable works of art I have so often mentioned. Translation memories are created by human, but computer aligned, which might cause mistakes. Read articles from our language experts on our blog.