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Definition of 'accommodate'

Verb

  1. be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
       Synonyms: suit fit
  2. make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country"
       Synonyms: 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"
       Synonyms: hold admit
  5. provide housing for; "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"
       Synonyms: lodge
  6. provide a service or favor for someone; "We had to oblige him"
       Synonyms: oblige
       Antonyms: disoblige
  7. make compatible with; "The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"
       Synonyms: reconcile conciliate


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