Translation of "account" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /əˈkaʊnt/ us

B2 a written or spoken description of something that has happened

They gave conflicting accounts of the events.
BANK also bank account

B1 an arrangement with a bank to keep your money there and to let you take it out when you need to

konto, rachunek
I paid the money into my account.

an agreement with a shop or company that allows you to buy things and pay for them later

take sth into account; take account of sth

B2 to consider something when judging a situation

brać coś pod uwagę
You have to take into account the fact that he is less experienced when judging his performance.
on account of sth formal

B2 because of something

ze względu na coś
He doesn't drink alcohol on account of his health.
by all accounts

as said by a lot of people

The party was, by all accounts, a great success.
on my account

just for or because of me

z mojego powodu
Please don't change your plans on my account.
on no account; not on any account UK

not for any reason or in any situation

pod żadnym pozorem
On no account must these records be changed.
→ See also checking account , current account , deposit account

(Translation of “account” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)