accommodating

[uh-kom-uh-dey-ting]
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Origin of accommodating

First recorded in 1610–20; accommodate + -ing2
Related formsac·com·mo·dat·ing·ly, adverbnon·ac·com·mo·dat·ing, adjectivenon·ac·com·mo·dat·ing·ly, adverbnon·ac·com·mo·dat·ing·ness, nounpre·ac·com·mo·dat·ing·ly, adverbsu·per·ac·com·mo·dat·ing, adjectiveun·ac·com·mo·dat·ing, adjectiveun·ac·com·mo·dat·ing·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for unaccommodating

accommodating

adjective
  1. willing to help; kind; obliging
Derived Formsaccommodatingly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for unaccommodating

accommodating

adj.

"obliging," 1771, present participle adjective from accommodate.

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