What does the word accommodate mean?

Usage examples for accommodate

  1. This would accommodate him perfectly. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  2. At last I got up and said I must be off, and I thanked him most kindly for the obliging reception of me, and for his goodness in supplying the brig with water, and I gave him Captain Blow's compliments, and desired to know if we could accommodate him in any way in return. – The Honour of the Flag by W. Clark Russell