Accommodate

All possible synonyms of the word Accommodate as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Accommodate, reconcile, conciliate

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • accommodate
  • reconcile
  • conciliate

Hypernyms

  • harmonize, harmonise: bring (several things) into consonance or relate harmoniously; "harmonize the different interests"

Oblige, accommodate

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • oblige
  • accommodate

Hypernyms

  • comply, follow, abide by: act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes; "He complied with my instructions"; "You must comply or else!"; "Follow these simple rules"; "abide by the rules"

Lodge, accommodate

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • lodge
  • accommodate

Hypernyms

  • house, put up, domiciliate: provide housing for; "The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"

Hyponyms

  • barrack: lodge in barracks
  • keep: supply with room and board; "He is keeping three women in the guest cottage"; "keep boarders"
  • quarter, billet, canton: provide housing for (military personnel)

Accommodate, hold, admit

Definition

  • 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"

Synonyms

  • accommodate
  • hold
  • admit

Verb groups

  • contain, take, hold: be capable of holding or containing; "This box won't take all the items"; "The flask holds one gallon"

Hyponyms

  • sleep: be able to accommodate for sleeping; "This tent sleeps six people"
  • house: contain or cover; "This box houses the gears"
  • seat: be able to seat; "The theater seats 2,000"

Accommodate

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • accommodate

Hypernyms

  • provide, supply, ply, cater: give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance; "The hostess provided lunch for all the guests"

Adapt, accommodate

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • adapt
  • accommodate

Hypernyms

  • change, alter, vary: become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season"

Hyponyms

  • adjust: make correspondent or conformable; "Adjust your eyes to the darkness"
  • gear, pitch: set the level or character of; "She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience"
  • fit: insert or adjust several objects or people; "Can you fit the toy into the box?"; "This man can't fit himself into our work environment"
  • anglicise, anglicize: make English in appearance; "She anglicised her name after moving from Paris to London"
  • shoehorn: fit for a specific purpose even when not well suited
  • tailor, orient: adjust to a specific need or market; "a magazine oriented towards young people"; "tailor your needs to your surroundings"
  • domesticate, tame: make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans; "The horse was domesticated a long time ago"; "The wolf was tamed and evolved into the house dog"
  • domesticate, cultivate, naturalize, naturalise, tame: adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"
  • Christianize: adapt in the name of Christianity; "some people want to Christianize ancient pagan sites"
  • naturalize, naturalise: adopt to another place; "The stories had become naturalized into an American setting"
  • electrify, wire: equip for use with electricity; "electrify an appliance"
  • transcribe: rewrite or arrange a piece of music for an instrument or medium other than that originally intended

Suit, accommodate, fit

Definition

  • be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"

Synonyms

  • suit
  • accommodate
  • fit

Hypernyms

  • meet, fit, conform to: satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"

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