on no account

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 — NEVER, under no circumstances, not for any reason. → account * * * on no account Not for any reason or consideration • • • Main Entry: ↑account * * * on no account/not on any account/ phrase used to say in a strong and definite way that something …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • not on any account — on no account/not on any account/ phrase used to say in a strong and definite way that something must not happen or be done On no account should the soldiers be blamed for what happened. A doctor should not, on any account, break his confidence.… …   Useful english dictionary

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