accommodating

adjective ac·com·mo·dat·ing

Definition of accommodating

  1. :  willing to please :  helpful, obliging <a generous and accommodating host>

accommodatingly

play \-ˌdā-tiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of accommodating in a sentence

  1. She seems less accommodating to the demands of her boss than she used to be.

  2. <an accommodating waiter who readily honored our request to make substitutions in our order>

Origin and Etymology of accommodating

see accommodate


First Known Use: 1642


ACCOMMODATING Defined for English Language Learners

accommodating

adjective ac·com·mo·dat·ing

Definition of accommodating for English Language Learners

  • : willing to do what someone else wants or requests


ACCOMMODATING Defined for Kids

accommodating

adjective ac·com·mo·dat·ing \ə-ˈkä-mə-ˌdā-tiŋ\

Definition of accommodating for Students

  1. :  ready to help <He is a very accommodating assistant.>



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