Synonyms for accommodation
|Grammar : Noun|
|Spell : uh-kom-uh-dey-shuh n|
|Phonetic Transcription : əˌkɒm əˈdeɪ ʃən|
Définition of accommodationOrigin :
- "room and provisions, lodging," c.1600, now usually plural (accommodations) and chiefly U.S.; from French accommodation, from Latin accommodationem (nominative accommodatio), noun of action from past participle stem of accommodare (see accommodate). Meaning "appliance, anything which affords aid" is from 1610s; that of "act of accommodating" is from 1640s.
- noun adjustment for different situation, circumstances
- He cast aside all offers of accommodation, and prepared for battle.
- Extract from : « Cameos from English History, from Rollo to Edward II » by Charlotte Mary Yonge
- The accommodation was as primitive as are the weapons, and that was saying a good deal.
- Extract from : « Camps, Quarters and Casual Places » by Archibald Forbes
- There was room in it for a girl-partner at the oar, but no accommodation for passengers.
- Extract from : « The Secret Agent » by Joseph Conrad
- The friends of the outlaw made a last effort to bring about an accommodation.
- Extract from : « The Hunted Outlaw » by Anonymous
- Where Accommodation is provided for Dining comfortably 300 Persons at a time.
- Extract from : « The Uncommercial Traveller » by Charles Dickens
- "It will be an accommodation to me, your taking part of the work," he frankly said.
- Extract from : « The Channings » by Mrs. Henry Wood
- Accommodation for the baggage was provided in a similarly practical manner.
- Extract from : « Freeland » by Theodor Hertzka
- There is plenty of accommodation, only the notice was short.'
- Extract from : « Wilfrid Cumbermede » by George MacDonald
- Disposition of the American people in regard to an accommodation.
- Extract from : « The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX » by Various
- Even the morning "accommodation" reaches Bayport some time or other.
- Extract from : « Kent Knowles: Quahaug » by Joseph C. Lincoln
Antonyms for accommodation
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