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There was only $50 in his bank account.
How do I open an account (=start having an account) with your bank?
a brief account of the meeting
He was too shocked to give a clear account of events.
an eyewitness account of a brutal beating
I have an account with Macy's.
We now have over 30 major accounts.
Do you have an e-mail account?
The accounts showed a loss of $498 million.
She is, by all accounts, a decent young woman.
Please don't go on my account.
She can't work too many hours on account of the children.
On no account should the soldiers be blamed for what happened.
A doctor should not, on any account, break his confidence.
He earned thousands last year trading stock on his own account.
They threatened to settle accounts with those who opposed them.
Punitive damage awards take into account the pain and suffering caused to the victim.
If you take inflation into account, we actually spend less now.
A good transportation strategy must take account of the environmental issues.
This is the American English definition of account. View British English definition of account.
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