Origin of accountant
OTHER WORDS FROM accountantac·count·ant·ship, noun
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How to use accountant in a sentence
Even hiring an accountant to pull together the paperwork to apply for a break on his $1,200 rent from the building’s management costs several hundred dollars that he doesn’t have.The Big Corporate Rescue and the America That’s Too Small to Save|by Lydia DePillis, Justin Elliott and Paul Kiel|September 12, 2020|ProPublica
One of his more charming performances was as Saajan, an older accountant nearing retirement in The Lunchbox.Everything Our Editors Loved in August|The Editors|September 10, 2020|Outside Online
The contact number listed on the group’s tax forms belongs to its accountant, Robert Watkins, who did not return a message requesting comment.Federal Prosecutors Have Steve Bannon’s Murky Nonprofit in Their Sights|by Yeganeh Torbati|August 24, 2020|ProPublica
Ash had always gotten good grades and was on track to become a chartered accountant, a far more stable occupation in a country where esports is an alien concept.An Unlikely Esports Star Emerges From Pakistan|Daniel Malloy|August 21, 2020|Ozy
Scores of lawyers and accountants investigate the potential nominees, Brazile says, and once it was down to three candidates, the top campaign staff weighed in.The Democratic Insiders Who Helped Pave the Way for Kamala Harris|Nick Fouriezos|August 17, 2020|Ozy
The accountant thought it was me and was calling to tell me to go easy.Joan Rivers: Our Last Interview|Tim Teeman|September 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The situation is bad,” 28-year-old former accountant and Donetsk native Victor told me.Ukraine Rebels Boast About Troops and Tanks Coming from Russia|Jamie Dettmer|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kenneth Yormark, forensic accountant based in New York, says its whereabouts is still a mystery.Adolf Hitler: Secret Billionaire|Nico Hines|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to the announcement, van der Sloot will wed 24-year-old Leidy Carol Figueroa Uceda, an accountant who lives in Lima.Wedding Bells for Joran van der Sloot|Andrea Zarate, Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He took along his brother, Roberto, who was the cartel's accountant.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was another personality that loomed large, in those years, on the Midland—Samuel Swarbrick, the accountant.
Paul de Gery knew this through Joyeuse, who was now a stock-broker's accountant and well up in the doings on the Bourse.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
The accountant-general acts as a piece of machinery would act.
What has preceded shows how simple, unobtrusive, passive is the part played by the accountant-general.
They would need the best accountant they could find for the quick work they had promised Braceway.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.