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accommodate
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Moby Dick
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accommodate
Used in
Moby Dick
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  • I sought the landlord, and telling him I desired to be accommodated with a room, received for answer that his house was fullónot a bed unoccupied.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For truly, the Right Whale's mouth would accommodate a couple of whist-tables, and comfortably seat all the players.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Squaring her yards, she bore down, ranged abeam under the Pequod's lee, and lowered a boat; it soon drew nigh; but, as the side-ladder was being rigged by Starbuck's order to accommodate the visiting captain, the stranger in question waved his hand from his boat's stern in token of that proceeding being entirely unnecessary.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • They had to accommodate various interests to get a majority.

  • Can you accommodate me with a rental car?

  • they reached an accommodation with Japan

  • The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories

  • "I think they`d be quite happy to accommodate you," Mr. Tall said dryly.
    Darren Shan  --  A Vampire`s Assistant

  • He is cold, but he moves his arm to accommodate me, like he`s half hold` ing me.
    David Almond  --  Clay

  • You`re too accommodating, dear.
    Arthur Miller  --  Death of a Salesman
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