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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-kom-uh-dey-shuh n]
    • /əˌkɒm əˈdeɪ ʃən/
    • /əˌkɒm.əˈdeɪ.ʃənz/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-kom-uh-dey-shuh n]
    • /əˌkɒm əˈdeɪ ʃən/

Definitions of accommodations word

  • noun accommodations Accommodations are hotels or rooms where people can stay for a period of time. 3
  • noun accommodations the act of accommodating; state or process of being accommodated; adaptation. 1
  • noun accommodations adjustment of differences; reconciliation. 1
  • noun accommodations Sociology. a process of mutual adaptation between persons or groups, usually achieved by eliminating or reducing hostility, as by compromise or arbitration. 1
  • noun accommodations anything that supplies a need, want, favor, convenience, etc. 1
  • noun accommodations Usually, accommodations. lodging. food and lodging. a seat, berth, or other facilities for a passenger on a train, plane, etc. 1

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Origin of accommodations

First appearance:

before 1595
One of the 38% oldest English words
1595-1605; < Latin accommodātiōn- (stem of accommodātiō) adjustment. See accommodate, -ion

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Parts of speech for Accommodations


accommodations popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 87% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for accommodations

noun accommodations

  • crib — A crib is a bed for a small baby.
  • apartment — An apartment is a set of rooms for living in, usually on one floor of a large building.
  • shelter — something beneath, behind, or within which a person, animal, or thing is protected from storms, missiles, adverse conditions, etc.; refuge.
  • house — a building in which people live; residence for human beings.
  • housing — a covering of cloth for the back and flanks of a horse or other animal, for protection or ornament.

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