1. helpful in bringing about a harmonious adaptation

the warden was always accommodating in allowing visitors in


made a special effort to be accommodating

Syn: ↑accommodating
Similar to: ↑complaisant, ↑obliging
See Also: ↑good-natured, ↑helpful, ↑kind
Derivationally related forms: ↑accommodate
2. willing to adjust to differences in order to obtain agreement
Syn: ↑cooperative
Similar to: ↑noncompetitive
Derivationally related forms: ↑cooperativeness (for: ↑cooperative), ↑accommodate
3. tending to reconcile or accommodate; bringing into harmony
Syn: ↑reconciling
Similar to: ↑adaptive, ↑adaptative

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