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1 usually accommodations plural a place to sleep and related amenities for the temporary use of a tourist or traveler
  • a resort offering a wide range of accommodations

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2 the act or practice of each side giving up something in order to reach an agreement
  • the twins each made an accommodation: Jane agreed to Joan's pink curtains and Joan agreed to Jane's purple rug

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3 something that adds to one's ease of living
  • a village that wants to attract tourists but doesn't even provide public accommodations for their sanitary needs

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4 the act or process of changing something to fit a new use or situation
  • an accommodation to changing economic conditions will be necessary if the church is to remain open

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The first known use of accommodation was in 1603

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“Accommodation.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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