on no account
phrasal under no circumstances

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • on no account — ► on no account under no circumstances. Main Entry: ↑account …   English terms dictionary

  • on no account — sign a document without reading it Syn: never, under no circumstances, not for any reason …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • on no account — ни в коем случае On no account you are to touch an electrical aррliance with wet hands …   Idioms and examples

  • on no account — under no circumstances. → account …   English new terms dictionary

  • on no account — under no circumstance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • on no account — idi under no circumstances; absolutely not …   From formal English to slang

  • on no account must (someone) do (something) — on no account must/should (someone do something) formal if you tell someone that on no account must they do something, you mean that they must never, for any reason do that thing. On no account must the contents of this document be shown to any… …   New idioms dictionary

  • on no account should (someone) do (something) — on no account must/should (someone do something) formal if you tell someone that on no account must they do something, you mean that they must never, for any reason do that thing. On no account must the contents of this document be shown to any… …   New idioms dictionary

  • account — ► NOUN 1) a description of an event or experience. 2) a record of financial expenditure and receipts. 3) a service through a bank or similar organization by which funds are held on behalf of a client or goods or services are supplied on credit.… …   English terms dictionary

  • Account — Ac*count , n. [OE. acount, account, accompt, OF. acont, fr. aconter. See {Account}, v. t., {Count}, n., 1.] 1. A reckoning; computation; calculation; enumeration; a record of some reckoning; as, the Julian account of time. [1913 Webster] A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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