1. [ verb ] make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose
Synonyms: adapt

"Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country"

Related terms: change shoehorn fit gear adjust naturalize electrify domesticate domesticate christianize anglicise adapt adjustment adapter
2. [ verb ] be agreeable or acceptable to
Synonyms: fit suit

"This suits my needs"

Related terms: meet fitter
3. [ verb ] provide with something desired or needed

"Can you accommodate me with a rental car?"

Related terms: provide accommodation
4. [ verb ] have room for; hold without crowding
Synonyms: hold admit

"This hotel can accommodate 250 guests" "The theater admits 300 people" "The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people"

Related terms: house seat sleep contain
5. [ verb ] (housing) provide housing for
Synonyms: lodge

"We are lodging three foreign students this semester"

Related terms: house keep quarter barrack occupy diggings accommodation lodging
6. [ verb ] provide a service or favor for someone
Synonyms: oblige

"We had to oblige him"

Related terms: disoblige comply conform_to accommodation accommodator
7. [ verb ] make compatible with
Synonyms: reconcile conciliate

"The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"

Related terms: harmonize reconciliation accommodation
Similar spelling:   accommodative