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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I am sure if you put your hand in your pocket and pay, then a prep school might be able to accommodate your wishes."
You will soon be able to tell whether or not a funeral director is in tune with what you want to achieve - they will have details of the types of coffin you want, they will know about the burial grounds in the area and they will offer a bespoke service to accommodate your wishes. They will know that embalming the body is not acceptable to most natural burial grounds, (because it uses toxic formaldehyde chemicals that contaminate groundwater) and will offer cold storage or refrigeration as an alternative if there is a delay before the funeral takes place.