Accomodating people

We will need more homes, more roads, more rail lines, more hospitals, more schools, just to accommodate so many Australians.

Kevin Rudd The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business.

For accommodations "lodgings and entertainment," see accommodation. Even in his most accommodating mood he inspires a dread of treachery.

of accomodare "make fit, adapt, fit one thing to another," from ad- "to" commodare "make fit," from commodus "fit" (see commode). You wanted to go to sea, but he jumped at the chance of accommodating your desire with a vengeance.

It is a form of community service by Liberty and, because we are centrally located in the state, our campus is a good option for state events. Barbara Demick Communities need to feel that they can accommodate people.

Rather than feeling that it's not possible to integrate and that the stress and strain on housing and public services is too great.

Mohamed El Baradei We've got so many different cultural groups in my family that I've had to learn to accommodate them in different ways. Trevor Noah The past is a stronger influence in the South.

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