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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ac·com·mo·date /əˈkɑməˌdet/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ac·com·mo·date /əˈkɑməˌdet/ 不及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·com·mo·date, v. i. To adapt one's self; to be conformable or adapted. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·com·mo·date a.  Suitable; fit; adapted; as, means accommodate to end. [Archaic]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·com·mo·date v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accommodated p. pr. & vb. n. Accommodating ]
 1. To render fit, suitable, or correspondent; to adapt; to conform; as, to accommodate ourselves to circumstances. “They accommodate their counsels to his inclination.”
 2. To bring into agreement or harmony; to reconcile; to compose; to adjust; to settle; as, to accommodate differences, a dispute, etc.
 3. To furnish with something desired, needed, or convenient; to favor; to oblige; as, to accommodate a friend with a loan or with lodgings.
 4. To show the correspondence of; to apply or make suit by analogy; to adapt or fit, as teachings to accidental circumstances, statements to facts, etc.; as, to accommodate prophecy to events.
 Syn: -- To suit; adapt; conform; adjust; arrange.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs" [syn: suit,
      2: make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our
         native cuisine to the available food resources of the new
         country" [syn: adapt]
      3: provide with something desired or needed; "Can you
         accommodate me with a rental car?"
      4: have room for; hold without crowding; "This hotel can
         accommodate 250 guests"; "The theater admits 300 people";
         "The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people" [syn: hold,
      5: provide housing for; "We are lodging three foreign students
         this semester" [syn: lodge]
      6: provide a service or favor for someone; "We had to oblige
         him" [syn: oblige] [ant: disoblige]
      7: make compatible with; "The scientists had to accommodate the
         new results with the existing theories" [syn: reconcile,