by your own account

according to what you yourself have said

By their own account, the politicians wanted the matter kept secret.


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  • by your own account — phrase according to what you yourself have said By their own account, the politicians wanted the matter kept secret. Thesaurus: according to someonesynonym Main entry: account * * * by your own account : according to what you have said about your …   Useful english dictionary

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  • on own account — on (your) own account if you do something on your own account, you do it by yourself or for yourself. I decided to ask a few questions about the accident on my own account …   New idioms dictionary

  • On one's own account — 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]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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