German translation of 'accommodate'
1. (= provide lodging for) unterbringen
(= hold, have room for) Platz haben für
[machine part etc] enthalten
3. (= be able to cope with)
(theory, plan) Rechnung tragen +dat
4. (formal) (= oblige) dienen +dat
[wishes] entgegenkommen +dat
I think we might be able to accommodate you ich glaube, wir können Ihnen entgegenkommen
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Example Sentences Including 'accommodate'
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The old voice was strong; it would not readily accommodate itself to questions.MAN'S LOVING FAMILY (2001)
It was too small to comfortably accommodate a rhinoceros, or even a bear or tiger.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
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'accommodate' in Other Languages
British English: accommodate /əˈkɒməˌdeɪt/ VERB
If a building or space can accommodate someone or something, it has enough room for them.
The school was not big enough to accommodate all the children.
- American English: accommodate
- Arabic: يَسَعُ لِ يوفر
- Brazilian Portuguese: acomodar
- Chinese: 容纳
- Croatian: smjestiti
- Czech: pojmout
- Danish: tilpasse (sig)
- Dutch: huisvesten
- European Spanish: alojar
- Finnish: majoittaa
- French: loger
- German: unterbringen
- Greek: στεγάζω
- Italian: ospitare
- Japanese: 宿を提供する
- Korean: 숙박처를 제공하다
- Norwegian: huse
- Polish: zakwaterować
- European Portuguese: acomodar
- Romanian: a adăposti
- Russian: вместить
- Spanish: alojar
- Swedish: inhysa
- Thai: จัดที่อยู่ให้
- Turkish: barındırmak
- Ukrainian: розміщувати
- Vietnamese: cung cấp chỗ ở
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