on someone's account

Definition of on someone's account

  1. :  because of someone :  in order to please someone Don't leave on our account. You didn't have to clean your room on my account. I don't care if your room is dirty.

Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

account
  1. :  a record of debit (see 2debit 1a) and credit (see 1credit 2d) entries to cover transactions involving a particular item or a particular person or concern

    :  a statement of transactions during a fiscal period and the resulting balance

    :  reckoning, computation

  1. :  to think of as :  consider

    :  to probe into :  analyze


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