on account

on account
phrasal with the price charged to one's account

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • on account — ➔ account1 * * * on account ► to be paid for at a later time: » $25,000 in inventory was purchased on account from suppliers in July. ► paid as part of the total amount owed: »Part is paid on account, and the rest is paid at the end of the period …   Financial and business terms

  • on account — {adv. phr.} As part payment of a debt; to lessen the amount owed. * /John paid $10 down and $5 on account each month for his bicycle./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on account — {adv. phr.} As part payment of a debt; to lessen the amount owed. * /John paid $10 down and $5 on account each month for his bicycle./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on account — n. Partial payment. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • On Account — An accounting term that denotes partial payment of an amount owed or the purchase/sale of merchandise or a service on credit. For example, if a firm purchases $5,000 worth of merchandise on account, this refers to the purchase of the goods on… …   Investment dictionary

  • on account — 1) if you buy something on account, you take it now and pay for it later 2) if you pay an amount of money on account, you pay part of what you owe now and you pay the rest later payments on account for the tax year ending in April 1999 …   English dictionary

  • on\ account — adv. phr. As part payment of a debt; to lessen the amount owed. John paid $10 down and $5 on account each month for his bicycle …   Словарь американских идиом

  • on account —    see payment on account …   Business law dictionary

  • on account — on (someone s) account if you do something on someone s account, you do it because of that person. Don t cook anything special on my account. I m not even very hungry …   New idioms dictionary

  • on account — Sale on credit. In part payment; in partial satisfaction of an account. The phrase is usually contrasted with in full. See also account (open account) …   Black's law dictionary

  • on account — Received on one s credit; to be charged. A purchase of stock on the account imports a sale of stock to be delivered at a future time. Clews v Jamieson, 182 US 461, 45 L Ed 1183, 21 S Ct 845 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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