Synonyms of accommodating


1. suit, accommodate, fit, meet, fit, conform to

usage: be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"

2. adapt, accommodate, change, alter, vary

usage: make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country"

3. accommodate, provide, supply, ply, cater

usage: provide with something desired or needed; "Can you accommodate me with a rental car?"

4. accommodate, hold, admit

usage: 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"

5. lodge, accommodate, house, put up, domiciliate

usage: provide housing for; "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"

6. oblige, accommodate, comply, follow, abide by

usage: provide a service or favor for someone; "We had to oblige him"

7. accommodate, reconcile, conciliate, harmonize, harmonise

usage: make (one thing) compatible with (another); "The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"


1. accommodating (vs. unaccommodating), accommodative, complaisant, obliging, good-natured, helpful, kind

usage: helpful in bringing about a harmonious adaptation; "the warden was always accommodating in allowing visitors in"; "made a special effort to be accommodating"

2. accommodating, helpful (vs. unhelpful)

usage: obliging; willing to do favors; "made a special effort to be accommodating"

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Definition and meaning of accommodating (Dictionary)