Definition of accommodative in US English:



  • See accommodate

    • ‘Post-operative physiotherapy has to be accommodative to let muscles heal.’
    • ‘‘The stance of monetary policy remains accommodative and conditions in financial markets appear supportive of an increased pace of activity,’ he said.’
    • ‘In the first phase this has proved to be relatively accommodative; however, in the second phase when companies have had the chance to gain experience, the allocations are likely to be more restrictive.’
    • ‘This phrase was replaced with a statement that the Fed would be patient in removing its accommodative monetary policy.’
    • ‘And Alan Greenspan is extremely accommodative.’
    • ‘Well, I think we have been very loose with these people, we have been accommodative with them right now.’
    • ‘Dookeran said T & T's current monetary policy stance of being reactive and accommodative was full of risk and might even open up the issue as to the vulnerability of our banking sector.’
    • ‘Earlier on Sunday, US Treasury Secretary John Snow called on Europe to adopt ‘more accommodative monetary and fiscal policies‘.’
    • ‘The Federal Reserve said in a statement that its monetary policy ‘remains accommodative,’ suggesting that it would raise the rate further.’
    • ‘Markets are coming to grips with the fact that accommodative US monetary policy has not only helped produce a solid recovery but has rekindled inflation, he said.’
    • ‘Susilo said that the new draft of the emergency law will be far more accommodative and responsive to human rights values, the prerequisite in any democratic country.’
    • ‘The Fed said recently that monetary policy can be accommodative for some time.’
    • ‘The approach was accommodative and reconciliatory.’
    • ‘I know I have to be very natural and accommodative and appeal to the interviewee as a commoner and not a film star’.’
    • ‘THE FED HAS TAKEN POLICY from restrictive to accommodative in less than five months, providing stimulus that will begin to hit the economy this fall, not to mention the coming impact from tax cuts.’
    • ‘Thus the Fed, far from maintaining its accommodative mode, is poised to raise rates at the end of this month.’
    • ‘In the first phase this is likely to be relatively accommodative; however in the second phase, when companies have had the chance to gain experience, the allocations are likely to be more restrictive.’
    • ‘Their accommodative nature is now fuelling inflation levels.’
    • ‘Now that the employment numbers show a decisive upward move and we need no longer maintain a policy stance designed to counter deflation, the worry is that interest rate policy is too accommodative and that the economy needs to slow.’
    • ‘The European Central Bank should maintain a ‘very accommodative stance’ and certainly not raise interest rates any time soon, Cotis said.’