Definition of by one's own account
- By her own account, that was the worst performance of her career.
- They had, by their own account, a wonderful time.
: belonging to oneself or itself
used to express immediate or direct kinship
: to have or hold as property : possess
: to have power or mastery over
: to acknowledge to be true, valid, or as claimed : admit
: one or ones belonging to oneself
: a statement of transactions during a fiscal period and the resulting balance
: reckoning, computation
: to furnish a justifying analysis or explanation
: to be the sole or primary factor
: to bring about the capture, death, or destruction of something
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