English dictionary definition of:

account


Noun

  • the quality of taking advantage
  • importance or value
  • a record or narrative description of past events
  • an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered
  • a short account of the news
  • a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
  • the act of informing by verbal report
  • grounds
  • a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance
  • a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services

Verb

  • furnish a justifying analysis or explanation
  • to give an account or representation of in words
  • keep an account of
  • be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something

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Thesaurus

accounting bill calculate chronicle describe explanation history invoice report score story

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ou - longer words and learn about the word account in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 15. Spelling choices for /ou/ sound: ou, ow.

Scrabble score for account


Scrabble score = 11

generated at 08:26:28 on 01-08-19

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