Some banks make it difficult to open an account...
I had two accounts with Natwest, a savings account and a current account.
Biggart Donald, the Glasgow-based marketing agency, has won two Edinburgh accounts.
He kept detailed accounts.
...an account book.
He gave a detailed account of what happened on the fateful night...
According to police accounts, Mr and Mrs Hunt were found dead on the floor of their kitchen.
This basic utilitarian model gives a relatively unsophisticated account of human behaviour...
Science, on Weber's account, is an essentially value-free activity.
The opening day of the battle was, nevertheless, accounted a success.
...homosexuals, whose sexual behaviour is still accounted sinful by the church.
He is, by all accounts, a superb teacher.
The team fought hard and gave a good account of themselves.
These obscure groups were of little account in national politics.
He bought two bottles of vodka on account.
The President declined to deliver the speech himself, on account of a sore throat...
A newly-married couple, he thought, on account of their walking so close together.
Mollie told me what she'd done and I was really scared on her account.
Don't leave on my account.
On no account should the mixture boil.
Wine is radioactive but few people stop drinking it on that account.
He was by his own account an ambitious workaholic.
She had plans to set up in business on her own account.
I told him if he withdrew it was on his own account.
...until the great day came when the Germans could finally settle accounts with the British...
Their sleep is regularly disturbed by the sound of gunfire as criminal gangs settle their nightly accounts.
The defendant asked for 21 similar offences to be taken into account...
Urban planners in practice have to take account of many interest groups in society.
Ministers should be called to account for their actions.