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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.
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accommodate (oneself) to

To assimilate or adjust to a new environment or a different set of rules or expectations. The new student struggled to accommodate himself to the new school and often got in trouble as a result. If you're going to live with us, you need to accommodate yourself to our rules.
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accommodate (one) with

To fulfill one's needs, often with special consideration after something has gone awry. Thankfully, the hotel was able to accommodate us with a non-smoking room after all. I was told there were no rentals left, but once I mentioned my famous father, the clerk was suddenly able to accommodate me with a luxury car.
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accommodate oneself to something

to adapt oneself to something, such as someone else's needs or a new environment. Please try to accommodate yourself to our routine.
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accommodate someone with something

to provide something special for someone; to do something that provides for someone's needs or desires. We will try to accommodate you with an earlier flight.
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The noted trend of decrease of the total number of children accommodated in the social homes continued in 2011, and at the end of the year it was down by 5.
As of December 31, 2011, children up to 1 year of age had the highest share of accommodated children a 31%.
If the disability cannot be accommodated, they must be prepared to demonstrate that officers cannot perform their essential functions, or that they pose a direct threat.
If disabled employees cannot be accommodated in their current positions, employers should consider reassignment to jobs they can perform.
A person's religious beliefs must be respected and accommodated in the workplace.
With an optical cross-connect, various levels of transparency are required and can all be accommodated.
The state-of-the-art chemistry laboratories - a NLG 50 million (USD 26 million/ GBP 16 million / EURO 23 million) expansion will be accommodated in Organon's Newhouse research center with the aim of delivering better treatments for the many millions suffering from depression and schizophrenia.
Higher-level protocols, including LAPD, and HTP2 are accommodated easily with "spare" processing power, and protocol "stacks" licensed from Trillium Digital Systems and ported to the TS704 by T.
Our customers need a system that creates an environment in which decision making by popular vote can be easily accommodated," said Ron Remschel, marketing manager of education systems for Sony Electronics' Broadcast and Professional Group.
The low delay requirements of voice and video traffic are accommodated and dynamically balanced with simultaneous bursty LAN applications.