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Accommodating is the adjective form of the verb accommodate, and it’s used to describe those who are cheerfully willing to make small adjustments to help you out.
The waiter who is happy to serve the dressing on the side, give you extra cheese on the burger, and swap French fries for mashed potatoes, all because that's how you want it?
For accommodations "lodgings and entertainment," see accommodation. Beasley said he would do it, just to be accommodating, and by so doing made a blunder.
of accomodare "make fit, adapt, fit one thing to another," from ad- "to" + commodare "make fit," from commodus "fit" (see commode). But you would need an accommodating fool to make your fires, and an industrious philosopher to keep them burning.
The house she took was capable of accommodating several families, and she considered it a safe investment for her "earnings." I shall leave the place, though certainly not with any intention of accommodating you.
It was distinguished by a large boot, made for the purpose of accommodating the Great Commoner's gouty leg.
I ain't a-going to be accommodating to a boy that puts me off in the dark.
Observe that in accommodating for the near object, one is conscious of a distinct effort.