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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 (something)

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 (something)

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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She noted, however, questions remain and warned the impact of highly accommodative policies need to be evaluated continuously and the "concerns of the people" need to be taken into account.
It is important that children have access to a thorough examination of binocular vision and accommodative function, particularly if they are experiencing near visual symptoms and/or difficulties with reading.
The available literature on improving accommodative function with accommodative or vergence therapy includes a number of studies [25-31], all of which have limitations in methodology including small sample size, retrospective study design, unmasked examiners, and other potential design features that could introduce bias.
Accommodative facility was measured with a [+ or -]2.00 diopter flipper.
Structural reforms in the forthcoming Budget that boost growth while controlling spending will create more space for monetary policy to support growth -- RAGHURAM RAJAN , Governor, RBI With the RBI clearly mentioning that inflation trajectory is evolving as expectations, there are to believe that RBI will continue in an accommodative mode -- ARUNDHATI BHATTACHARYA ,
Accommodative esotropia is described as convergent deviation of the eyes related with activation of accommodation reflex.
As a result, he believes that the Fed's accommodative monetary policy stance is right for the current circumstances.
"The moderation in inflation should induce the RBI to make a shift towards a more accommodative monetary policy stance to revive investment and propel demand especially as investment demand is declining and consumer durables are in the red.
Since the accommodative neural pathway is quite extensive, any injury to the multitude of brain and contiguous structures may adversely affect the accommodative system.
Monetary policy will need to remain accommodative in most OECD economies over the next two years," said Padoan.
central bank will keep its accommodative policy in place following Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's press conference in the afternoon, with gains briefly nearing 180 points.
meta-analyzed 51 samples from 46 studies (A = 3,290) that examined the outcomes of religious accommodative therapies and nonreligious spirituality therapies.
Both Pre-K and K-3rd grade exceptional or talented children/students not only want but need more of an "accommodative" ambiance where their senses are given novel multiple-intelligences data so that they can continue to intellectually grow with respect to Piaget, Erickson, and Vygotsky's developmental schemes.
"There are a variety of reasons why it's advantageous to have very accommodative monetary policy and that's what we have here in Canada, very accommodative monetary policy." The Bank of Canada is the only central bank in the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations which has hinted at raising interest rates.
"Monetary policy has remained accommodative since late 2008, and monetary and credit conditions do not yet warrant a different course of action," he said.
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