accommodation - definitions and synonyms

accommodation noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances


    adjustment / fitting
  2. English Meaning: 

    : a settlement of differences

    Example Sentenses:

    • they reached an accommodation with Japan

  3. English Meaning: 

    : in the theories of Jean Piaget: the modification of internal representations in order to accommodate a changing knowledge of reality

  4. English Meaning: 

    : living quarters provided for public convenience

    Example Sentenses:

    • overnight accommodations are available

  5. English Meaning: 

    : the act of providing something (lodging or seat or food) to meet a need

  6. English Meaning: 

    : (physiology) the automatic adjustment in focal length of the natural lens of the eye