accommodating

[ uh-kom-uh-dey-ting ]
/ əˈkɒm əˌdeɪ tɪŋ /

adjective

easy to deal with; eager to help or please; obliging.

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Origin of accommodating

First recorded in 1610–20; accommodate + -ing2

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British Dictionary definitions for accommodating

accommodating
/ (əˈkɒməˌdeɪtɪŋ) /

adjective

willing to help; kind; obliging

Derived forms of accommodating

accommodatingly, adverb
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