Accommodate in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Accommodate

(obsolete) Suitable; fit; adapted; as, means accommodate to end. | (transitive, often reflexive) To render fit, suitable, or correspondent; to adapt. | (transitive) To cause to come to agreement; to bring about harmony; to reconcile.

Short Example Sentences for Accommodate

  • 1. Can we not accommodate our pretensions? 🔊
  • 2. The last matinee could not accommodate the crowd. 🔊
  • 3. The chair of state was large enough to accommodate them both. 🔊
  • 4. The laws of the universe are never repealed to accommodate our follies. 🔊
  • 5. It is constructed to accommodate 900 members, each having a separate desk. 🔊
  • 6. There everyone dismounted, and as many as the tent would accommodate entered. 🔊
  • 7. That caravanserai can accommodate 1000 men in rooms, and 1500 mules. 🔊
  • 8. It had been made to accommodate an operator and one, or even two, passengers. 🔊
  • 9. I couldn't accommodate him with this information, as I hadn't it in stock. 🔊
  • 10. The PDP-3 is designed to accommodate a variety of input-output equipment. 🔊

How to use Accommodate in Sentences?

  • 1. Their places were supplied by persons who could accommodate themselves to both parties. 🔊
  • 2. But he could not accommodate himself to the mob-rule which then went by the name of democracy. 🔊
  • 3. We sent word, accordingly, that we should be glad to accommodate them in ours. 🔊
  • 4. This was opened in September, 1873, and can accommodate sixty to seventy patients. 🔊
  • 5. There are natural harbors at each end which are capacious and able to accommodate the heaviest shipping. 🔊
  • 6. There was little attempt made by the humble owners to accommodate the habits of the wealthy visitors. 🔊
  • 7. Nor did the institution cease to accommodate the public from time to time with loans of considerable extent. 🔊
  • 8. The contest was to take place on a plain sufficiently large to accommodate an immense number of spectators. 🔊
  • 9. You are going to make thirty thousand dollars out of me, and you can afford to accommodate me a little. 🔊
  • 10. Philosophical priests could not accommodate themselves to the animal worship of the temples without a doctrine to justify it to their minds. 🔊
  • 11. As she had intimate access to my mind, she knew how to accommodate her attacks to my prevailing sentiments. 🔊
  • 12. Better if you can have a half-dozen offices in one room; then the agent can accommodate you with anything you desire. 🔊
  • 13. The Americans themselves who shall take up their residence here ought to accommodate themselves to that law. 🔊
  • 14. The hotel will accommodate three hundred guests, and is a positive necessity for the comfort and prosperity of the place. 🔊
  • 15. As books accumulated therefore some other form of case had to be devised, which would accommodate more volumes than could be consulted at once. 🔊
  • 16. He might hear his father downstairs sigh and turn over in the four-poster that would not quite accommodate his long legs. 🔊
  • 17. You must take part in the pleasures of children, but never accommodate them with a childish language or with foolish or puerile ways. 🔊
  • 18. These innocent sisters never could accommodate themselves to Nera's caustic tongue. 🔊
  • 19. In the first six months of 1849 ten thousand people piled down upon the little city built to accommodate eight hundred. 🔊
  • 20. In this condition the eye is not able to accommodate itself to near objects, and they become more indistinct; shadowy, and confused. 🔊
  • 21. The Greek temple is not a place to accommodate a large body of worshippers, but a dwelling for the god. 🔊
  • 22. The larger farmers, having the most cattle, would occupy the largest lots, which would readily accommodate their larger needs. 🔊
  • 23. Edwards, however, was not the man to accommodate the claims of religion, as he conceived those claims, to the weaknesses of human nature. 🔊
  • 24. The necessity remained as constantly as ever to watch the changing continental tariff, and to accommodate the English system to it. 🔊
  • 25. Of the 200,000 children from five to sixteen years of age, all the schools, public and private, can accommodate about thirty thousand. 🔊