1 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.
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2 This is mere commercial accommodation.
3 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.
4 The apartment into which Duncan and his guide first entered, had been exclusively devoted to her accommodation.
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5 It will be a special accommodation to all concerned, if you don't.
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6 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.
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7 From this depended, over the bed, light curtains of rose-colored gauze, striped with silver, supplying that protection from mosquitos which is an indispensable addition to all sleeping accommodation in that climate.
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8 A narrow space, betwixt these galleries and the lists, gave accommodation for yeomanry and spectators of a better degree than the mere vulgar, and might be compared to the pit of a theatre.
9 By far the most numerous part streamed towards the town of Ashby, where many of the distinguished persons were lodged in the castle, and where others found accommodation in the town itself.
10 In one circumstance only even the entreaties of Rebecca were unable to secure sufficient attention to the accommodation of the wounded knight.
11 He assured them of every accommodation, and was about to withdraw when the Black Knight took his hand.
12 Miss Carteret was with her mother; consequently it was not reasonable to expect accommodation for all the three Camden Place ladies.
13 The letter was from this gentleman himself, and written in the true spirit of friendly accommodation.
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14 But so it ought to be; they are people of large fortune, they are related to you, and every civility and accommodation that can serve to make your situation pleasant might be reasonably expected.
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15 I could not help glancing round, in search of the accommodation remaining for Mr. and Mrs. Traddles.
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