account for [sth]vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(give reasons for [sth])
bank accountnnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(money kept in a bank)
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A debit card takes money directly from your bank account.
charge account, UK: credit accountnnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US (current account with a bank)
checking account, UK: current accountnnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US (bank: current account)
I'd like to pay this money into my checking account.
detailed accountnnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(record of every event)
The witness gave the police a detailed account of what had happened.
on account of [sth]preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(because of, due to)
The picnic is canceled on account of the rain.
take [sth] into accountv exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(consider, allow for)
You should have taken their age into account. You must take into account both the exchange rate and the bank fees.