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accounts, plural;
  1. Consider or regard in a specified way
    • - her visit could not be accounted a success
    • - he accounted himself the unluckiest man alive
  1. A report or description of an event or experience
    • - a detailed account of what has been achieved
  2. An interpretation or rendering of a piece of music
    • - a lively account of Offenbach's score
  3. A record or statement of financial expenditure or receipts relating to a particular period or purpose
    • - the ledger contains all the income and expense accounts
    • - he submitted a quarterly account
  4. The department of a company that deals with such records

  5. An arrangement by which a body holds funds on behalf of a client or supplies goods or services to the client on credit
    • - a bank account
    • - charge it to my account
    • - I wanted to get some money from the ATM and check my account
    • - I began buying things on account
  6. A client having such an arrangement with a supplier
    • - selling bibles to established accounts in the North
  7. A contract to do work periodically for a client
    • - another agency was awarded the account
  8. Importance
    • - money was of no account to her

  1. be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something; "Passing grades account for half of the grades given in this exam"
  2. history: a record or narrative description of past events; "a history of France"; "he gave an inaccurate account of the plot to kill the president"; "the story of exposure to lead"
  3. keep an account of
  4. report: a short account of the news; "the report of his speech"; "the story was on the 11 o'clock news"; "the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious"
  5. a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services; "he asked to see the executive who handled his account"
  6. report: to give an account or representation of in words; "Discreet Italian police described it in a manner typically continental"
  7. An Account, (in bookkeeping), refers to assets, liabilities, income, expenses, and equity, as represented by individual ledger pages to which debit and credit entries are chronologically posted to record changes in value. These postings will eventually show in a book of final entry or ledger. ...
  8. A user is a person who uses a computer or Internet service. A user may have a user account that identifies the user by a username (also user name), screen name (also screenname), or "handle", which is derived from the identical Citizen's Band radio term. ...
  9. (Accounting (UIL)) Accounting is one of several academic events sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League. The contest began in the 1986-87 scholastic year.
  10. (The Accounting) The Accounting is a 1958 novel by Scottish writer Bruce Marshall.
  11. A registry of pecuniary transactions; a written or printed statement of business dealings or debts and credits, and also of other things subjected to a reckoning or review; A statement in general of reasons, causes, grounds, etc. ...
  12. (accounten) To reckon, value, recount; to relate
  13. (accounting) The development and use of a system for recording and analyzing the financial transactions and financial status of a business or other organization; A relaying of events; justification of actions
  14. (ACCOUNTING) The recording, classifying, summarizing, and interpreting in a significant manner and in terms of money, transactions, and events of a financial character.
  15. (Accounting) Tracking of users’ network resources
  16. (Accounting) The process of keeping track of a user's activity while accessing the network resources. Accounting data is used for trend analysis, capacity planning, billing, auditing and cost allocation.
  17. (Accounting) The process of recording, summarizing, and allocating all items of income and expense of the company and analyzing, verifying, and reporting the results.
  18. (Accounting (Accountancy)) The function of compiling and providing financial information primarily by reports referred to as financial statements. Accounting includes bookkeeping, systems design, analysis and interpretation of accounting information.
  19. (Accounting) The act of collecting information on resource usage for the purpose of capacity and trend analysis, cost allocation, auditing and billing. Accounting management requires that resource consumption be measured, rated, assigned, and communicated between appropriate parties. ...
  20. Accounting could be the recording of all of the monetary transactions undertaken by the organization.
  21. (ACCOUNTING) (1) As used in the sociology of deviance, accounts refers to the rationalizations that people provide for their actions. Two large groups of accounts are distinguished: justifications and excuses. ...
  22. (ACCOUNTING) The settling of the financial accounts of the estate, indicating gain/loss and disbursement decisions and actions by the fiduciary.
  23. (Accounting) (Last edited: Monday, 6 October 2008, 09:37 PM)
  24. (Accounting) A court order normally initiated by the mortgagee that requires the lender to have a certified public account audit the lender’s books to determine the correct amount owed to the lender.
  25. (Accounting) An agent is obligated to account for all money or property that belongs to his/her principal entrusted to that agent. The duty compels a real estate broker to safeguard any money, deeds, or other documents entrusted to them relative to their client's transactions of affairs. ...