accommodate (someone's) wishes

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accommodate (someone's) wishes

To alter or tailor a situation so as to specifically cater to the desires, preferences, or designs of another person or persons. The laws exist this way for a reason, and you can't expect us to change them simply to accommodate your wishes.
See also: accommodate, wish
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Retailers generally try to accommodate their wishes, or provide store credit.
He and other Democrats, assisted by a team of aides that included a couple of the Capitol's top experts in House rules, pestered the majority and slowed the machinery of the Legislature in a way that sometimes forced Republicans to accommodate their wishes.
Allow staff to swap shifts (if applicable) to accommodate their wishes.
We have to negotiate with them, but we need a certain booking volume to be able to accommodate their wishes," Schroth said.
Therefore Labour has to listen to the demands of opposition parties and accommodate their wishes in its financial plans for the coming year.
But you can bet that customers are becoming more color savvy; and printers must be ready and able to accommodate their wishes, their demands.
It's mainly at the request of people who have been long-term supporters of the club and we try and accommodate their wishes as best we can.
For parishes, keeping couples satisfied means making a commitment to really listening to every couple's concerns and desires, and to making reasonable efforts to accommodate their wishes whenever possible.
Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association (NSEA) projects typically occur on private property with the involvement of the landowners, and it requires hard work by the Association to accommodate their wishes and still restore a viable riparian corridor.