accommodating


accommodating
I adjective accepting, adjustable, affable, agreeable, amiable, attentive, benevolent, benignant, charitable, civil, complaisant, compliant, conciliatory, considerate, cordial, courteous, decent, deferential, fair, favorable, friendly, generous, gracious, heedful, helpful, indulgent, kind, kindly, mindful, neighborly, obliging, pliable, polite, solicitous, thoughtful, unselfish, warm-hearted, well-intentioned, well-meaning, yielding II index benevolent, charitable (lenient), civil (polite), consenting, malleable, philanthropic, pliable, pliant, propitious, sequacious, suitable, yielding

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  • Accommodating — Ac*com mo*da ting, a. Affording, or disposed to afford, accommodation; obliging; as an accommodating man, spirit, arrangement. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accommodating — accommodating; un·accommodating; …   English syllables

  • accommodating — [adj] willing to help considerate, cooperative, friendly, generous, handy, helpful, hospitable, kind, neighborly, obliging, on deck*, on tap*, polite, unselfish, user friendly*; concepts 542,555 Ant. alienating, disobliging, estranged …   New thesaurus

  • accommodating — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ willing to help or fit in with someone s wishes. DERIVATIVES accommodatingly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • accommodating — [ə käm′ədāt΄iŋ] adj. willing to please; ready to help; obliging accommodatingly adv …   English World dictionary

  • accommodating — ac|com|mo|dat|ing [ ə kamə,deıtıŋ ] adjective helpful and easy to work with: OBLIGING: I found the staff accommodating and knowledgeable. We expected a more accommodating attitude during discussions …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • accommodating — UK [əˈkɒməˌdeɪtɪŋ] / US [əˈkɑməˌdeɪtɪŋ] adjective helpful and easy to work with I found the staff accommodating and knowledgeable. We expected a more accommodating attitude during discussions …   English dictionary

  • Accommodating — Accommodate Ac*com mo*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accommodated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Accommodating}.] [L. accommodatus, p. p. of accommodare; ad + commodare to make fit, help; con + modus measure, proportion. See {Mode}.] 1. To render fit, suitable,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accommodating — adjective /əˌkɒməˈdeɪtɪŋ/ Affording, or disposed to afford, accommodation; obliging; as an accommodating man, spirit, arrangement …   Wiktionary

  • accommodating — ac|com|mo|dat|ing [əˈkɔmədeıtıŋ US əˈka: ] adj helpful and willing to do what someone else wants ▪ an accommodating child …   Dictionary of contemporary English