accommodation - definition and synonyms


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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a place for someone to stay, live, or work in. The usual American word is accommodations

    The hotel provides accommodation for up to 100 people.

    1. a.
      a house, flat, or hotel room

      a lack of affordable rented accommodation

      Most of our accommodation is self-catering.

    2. b.
      an area or space where people can do a particular job or activity

      The call centre has accommodation for over 2,000 operators.

  2. 2
    [singular/uncountable] formal a change in behaviour or attitude that helps people work together or end a disagreement
  3. 3
    [uncountable] medical the change in shape of the lens of the eye when you look at something nearer or further away