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accommodation

ac·com·mo·da·tion

accommodation

 
pronunciation:
ka m deI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of accommodating.
synonyms:
acclimation, acclimatization, adaptation, adjustment, habituation, housing
similar words:
appeasement, capitulation, conformance, favor, orientation
definition 2: the state of being accommodated.
synonyms:
adjustment, compliance
similar words:
adaptation
definition 3: something that accommodates.
synonyms:
assistance, benefit, favor, good turn, service
similar words:
consideration, convenience, courtesy, indulgence, kindness, loan, obligation
definition 4: (usu. pl.) food and lodging, or lodging alone.
synonyms:
housing, lodging, lodgment, quarters
similar words:
abode, domicile, dwelling, home, provision, residence, shelter
definition 5: a seat on a public conveyance.
synonyms:
seat
similar words:
place, space
definition 6: settlement; reconciliation.
The parties came to an accommodation after their dispute.
synonyms:
reconciliation, settlement
similar words:
accord, appeasement
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