Accommodating me

An employer does not have to provide a specific accommodation if it would cause an "undue hardship" that is, if it would require significant difficulty or expense.However, an employer cannot refuse to provide an accommodation solely because it entails some costs, either financial or administrative.

of accomodare "make fit, adapt, fit one thing to another," from ad- "to" commodare "make fit," from commodus "fit" (see commode). But you would need an accommodating fool to make your fires, and an industrious philosopher to keep them burning.

The house she took was capable of accommodating several families, and she considered it a safe investment for her "earnings." I shall leave the place, though certainly not with any intention of accommodating you.

We went to a sort of inn kept by an accommodating native who promised to get up a good dinner for us.

He wanted to learn the details of the accommodating illness.

I have a disability and will need an accommodation for the job interview.

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