accommodating

[ uh-kom-uh-dey-ting ]SEE DEFINITION OF accommodating
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He will most often succeed in accommodating his sentiments to those of his conjoint.

You wanted to go to sea, but he jumped at the chance of accommodating your desire with a vengeance.

Even in his most accommodating mood he inspires a dread of treachery.

With an accommodating chaperon who knew no German, the couple could do and say what they pleased.

This military hospital is capable of accommodating 3,000 soldiers.

But I am an accommodating man, and we can come to terms very easily.

He wanted to learn the details of the accommodating illness.

I shall leave the place, though certainly not with any intention of accommodating you.

“You seem to have an accommodating disposition,” laughed Tommy.

Beasley said he would do it, just to be accommodating, and by so doing made a blunder.

WORD ORIGIN

"obliging," 1771, present participle adjective from accommodate.

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