They turned their writing skills to good account.
a person of considerable account
Passing grades account for half of the grades given in this exam.
I account for all of the inventory.
You have to account for these losses somehow.
I can't account for the missing money.
I asked to see the executive who handled my account.
they send me an accounting every month
don't do it on my account
the quality of taking advantage
importance or value
a record or narrative description of past events
an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered
a short account of the news
to be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something
to keep an account of
to give an account or representation of in words
to furnish a justifying analysis or explanation
Synonyms: answer for
a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services
Synonyms: business relationship
a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance
the act of informing by verbal report
a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.