account for


Synonyms and Antonyms of account for

  1. to give the reason for or cause of could not account for the huge difference in price between the two practically identical handbags Synonyms explain (for), attribute, explain away, rationalizeRelated Words condone, excuse, forgive, justify; absolve, acquit, exculpate, exonerate, vindicate

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