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


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: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·com·mo·da·ting a. Affording, or disposed to afford, accommodation; obliging; as an accommodating man, spirit, arrangement.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: helpful in bringing about a harmonious adaptation; "the
             warden was always accommodating in allowing visitors
             in"; "made a special effort to be accommodating" [syn:
              accommodative] [ant: unaccommodating]
      2: obliging; willing to do favors; "made a special effort to be