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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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Administrators added generic consult rooms to accommodate these growing trends, factoring in the possibility that some of these services may occur off-site in the future.
Fortunately for Wesleyan, Harmon says, the school has the facilities--enough singles, and enough unisex bathrooms--to accommodate the special-needs students that way.
The lack of reliable mapping of existing underground electrical conduits and gas pipelines in the construction site has necessitated some delays while these utilities are relocated to accommodate footings and foundations.
Development of workspace standards for all staff positions which meet the needs of the workers, support new high-performance work processes, and accommodate advanced technology;
By enabling compressed VoIP over TDM using an IP media gateway, Veraz allows mobile operators to accommodate increased traffic on their existing TDM transmission links while avoiding the expenses of building a transmission network or leasing additional TDM transmission capacity.
To accommodate Basho Strategies' expanded workforce which has more than doubled in size, the new corporate headquarters will be home to the executive team, as well as the sales and marketing functions of the organization.
FROG offers a dynamic, high-performance and stylish alternative to the prevalent trailers, one that offers a range of layouts to accommodate the diverse needs of today's educational institutions -- from labs to auditoriums to a variety of classroom configurations.
TranTech's design incorporates a workflow process that is "officer friendly" and accommodates the CPD's standard operating procedures which mandate a design that:
amp; BANGALORE, India -- Covansys Corporation (NASDAQ:CVNS), a global consulting and technology services company, is proud to announce the opening of its new Global Development Center in Bangalore, India which will consolidate its current Bangalore centers to accommodate its rapidly growing offshore business.
The port currently is readying two new deepwater berths and an expanded turning basin and shipping channel to accommodate escalating ship traffic.
The development of a new ONT Master Plan was initiated by LAWA, a Los Angeles city department which also owns Los Angeles International (LAX), Van Nuys (VNY) and Palmdale (PMD) Airports, under the direction of Los Angeles Mayor Jim Hahn to promote a regional solution to Southern California's air transportation system and to help accommodate more travelers and air service at ONT.
The Los Angeles design accommodates notebooks with up to 17-inch screens and incorporates the same features as the CityGear New York case, including top-loading functionality, removable mesh pockets and a removable media sleeve.
It is an intraocular lens replacement for cataracts that accommodates like the eye's natural lens, allowing for seamless focusing up close, far away and at all distances in between, giving patients their best possible vision.
To complement the Avistar Workspace, the Avistar Team Room configuration accommodates up to eight people, and includes additional features such as Avistar Room Controls that allow audio-only participants to be added from a phone, cell phone or audio conference, and a pan/tilt/zoom camera that allows either views of all participants or close-up view of the speaker.