ACCOMMODATE in a Sentence

Learn ACCOMMODATE from example sentences; some of them are from classic books. These examples are selected from a corpus with 300,000 sentences, including classic works and current mainstream media. Some sentences also link to their contexts.

100 example sentences for ACCOMMODATE, such as:

1. This is mere commercial accommodation.
2. The carriage would not accommodate so many.
3. The price includes accommodation and car rental.
4. We can provide accommodation for six people at a push.
5. Many old people choose to live in sheltered accommodation.

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 Meanings and Examples of ACCOMMODATE
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
 v.  do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable
Classic Sentence: (62 in 5 pages)
1  That done, we gradually began to settle down and to accommodate ourselves to our new surroundings.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
2  I hope I have learnt how to accommodate myself to the changes of life.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V
3  The carriage would not accommodate so many.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 19
4  Had Fabius, therefore, been King of Rome, he might well have caused the war to end unhappily, not knowing how to accommodate his methods to the change in the times.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER IX.
5  As we then had no room large enough to accommodate all who would be present, the place of meeting was under a large improvised arbour, built partly of brush and partly of rough boards.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Context  Highlight   In Chapter XII.
6  They preferred taking it out of doors, under the trees, and I set a little table to accommodate them.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXXIV
7  When my mother removes into another house my services shall be readily given to accommodate her as far as I can.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 2
8  For truly, the Right Whale's mouth would accommodate a couple of whist-tables, and comfortably seat all the players.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 83. Jonah Historically Regarded.
9  A vacancy in the heart does not accommodate itself to a stop-gap.
Les Misérables 4 By Victor Hugo
10  Put by Rosedale in terms of business-like give-and-take, this understanding took on the harmless air of a mutual accommodation, like a transfer of property or a revision of boundary lines.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: Chapter 7
11  This is mere commercial accommodation.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XI
12  And meantime trainloads of supplies were coming in for their accommodation, including beer and whisky, so that they might not be tempted to go outside.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 26
13  The apartment into which Duncan and his guide first entered, had been exclusively devoted to her accommodation.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 24
14  It will be a special accommodation to all concerned, if you don't.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XIV
15  The more drawers and closets there were, the more hiding-holes could Dinah make for the accommodation of old rags, hair-combs, old shoes, ribbons, cast-off artificial flowers, and other articles of vertu, wherein her soul delighted.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XVIII
Example Sentence: (38 in 3 pages)
16  Some ministers will have to hot-desk until more accommodation can be found.
17  Hostels are usually provided as a stopgap until the families can be housed in permanent accommodation.
18  The building plans include much needed new office accommodation.
19  Many old people choose to live in sheltered accommodation.
20  Local housing authorities have been compelled by the housing crisis to make offers of sub-standard accommodation.
21  There are three categories of accommodation - standard, executive and deluxe.
22  The government will provide temporary accommodation for up to three thousand people.
23  I've offered to paint the kitchen in exchange for a week's accommodation.
24  The price includes accommodation and car rental.
25  Hotel accommodation is included in the price of your holiday.
26  The price for the holiday includes flights and accommodation.
27  We can provide accommodation for six people at a push.
28  Self-interest now propels both Clinton and Republican leaders in Congress to reach accommodation on issues that long have divided them.
29  The space released in Senate House will provide some much-needed additional office accommodation.
30  When traveling, accommodation is a very important issue for most people.