- Antonyms of account:
- inapplicability, inappropriateness, uselessness, worthlessness, emptiness, valuelessness, baseness, cheapness, crumminess, inferiority, lousiness, meanness, paltriness, pettiness, poorness, deficiency, inadequacy, inadequateness, insufficiency, unacceptability, short shrift, condemnation, disapproval, disdain, opprobrium, scorn, disappointment, discontent, disenchantment, disgruntlement, disillusionment, displeasure, indignation, unhappiness, aversion, contempt, disfavor, disgust, disinclination, dislike, disliking, disregard, distaste, hate, hatred, loathing, nausea, repugnance, repulsion, revulsion, abomination, antipathy, detestation, deprecation, dissatisfaction, broker, merchant, seller, vendor, shopkeeper, tradesman, black marketer, fence, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, ignominy, infamy, odium, shame, anonymity, obscurity, insignificance, littleness, puniness, slightness, smallness, triviality.
- Examples of usage:
Then that woman married another man; but he did not love the little child, and many a time he got angry because she could not take care of him more, on account of that child.
"The Khasis",P. R. T. Gurdon.
Glad on my own account, and sorry on your'n.
"Jack Tier or The Florida Reef",James Fenimore Cooper.
How can anybody like to believe that a little child will be held to account?
"The Delicious Vice",Young E. Allison.
- Then that woman married another man; but he did not love the little child, and many a time he got angry because she could not take care of him more, on account of that child.