accommodating


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ac·com·mo·dat·ing

 (ə-kŏm′ə-dā′tĭng)
adj.
Helpful and obliging.

ac·com′mo·dat′ing·ly adv.

accommodating

(əˈkɒməˌdeɪtɪŋ)
adj
willing to help; kind; obliging
acˈcommoˌdatingly adv

ac•com•mo•dat•ing

(əˈkɒm əˌdeɪ tɪŋ)

adj.
easy to deal with; eager to help or please; obliging.
[1610–20]
ac•com′mo•dat`ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.accommodating - helpful in bringing about a harmonious adaptationaccommodating - helpful in bringing about a harmonious adaptation; "the warden was always accommodating in allowing visitors in"; "made a special effort to be accommodating"
good-natured - having an easygoing and cheerful disposition; "too good-natured to resent a little criticism"; "the good-natured policeman on our block"; "the sounds of good-natured play"
helpful - providing assistance or serving a useful function
kind - having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior; "kind to sick patients"; "a kind master"; "kind words showing understanding and sympathy"; "thanked her for her kind letter"
unaccommodating, unobliging - not accommodating; "the unaccommodating bus driver pulled out while she was banging on the door"
2.accommodating - obligingaccommodating - obliging; willing to do favors; "made a special effort to be accommodating"
helpful - providing assistance or serving a useful function

accommodating

accommodating

adjective
Ready to do favors for another:
Translations
مُسَاعِد، سَلِس، لَطِيف
ochotnýúslužný
føjeligimødekommendemedgørlig
alkalmazkodó
greiîvikinn
úslužný
memnun edici

accommodating

[əˈkɒmədeɪtɪŋ] ADJ (= helpful) → servicial, complaciente; (= easy to deal with) → acomodadizo, acomodaticio

accommodating

[əˈkɒmədeɪtɪŋ] adj (= obliging) [person] → obligeant(e), arrangeant(e)

accommodating

accommodating

[əˈkɒmədeɪtɪŋ] adj (easy to deal with) → accomodante, conciliante; (willing to help) → gentile, premuroso/a

accommodate

(əˈkomədeit) verb
1. to find or be a place for. The house could accommodate two families.
2. to oblige. They did their best to accommodate him by carrying out his wishes.
acˈcommodating adjective
obliging; helpful.
acˌcommoˈdation noun
1. room(s) in a house or hotel in which to live, especially for a short time. It is difficult to find accommodation in London in August.
2. space for something. There is accommodation for your car behind the hotel.
References in classic literature ?
Success in warfare is gained by carefully accommodating ourselves to the enemy's purpose.
Vernon, who, as it must already have appeared, lived only to do whatever he was desired, soon found some accommodating business to call him thither.
The departure lounge has been expanded to reach 805sq-m, accommodating about 309 passengers, and the arrival lounge has also been expanded as 1,030-sq-m structure accommodating 340 passengers.
He said the ambassador spoke to the head of Kuwait airlines operations and pressed for accommodating women and children in today (Saturday)'s flight.
Similarly, OPF Islamabad has the capacity of accommodating 96 students of expatriates.
Rather than harmonizing, he said the party was keener on accommodating all aggrieved party members, bearing in mind the need for all members to see themselves as important.
In 2005, the Ministry constructed Budaiya Port, which accommodates 138 boats and 12 dhows, Sitra Port; accommodating 169 boats and 140 dhows, and Muharraq Port; accommodating 150 boats and 120 dhows.
The emirate of Dubai has mosques of various sizes from those accommodating 100 worshippers to those that can accommodate more than a thousand.
meters accommodating 167,000 worshippers, the roof has an area of 67,000 sq.