Roget category 8115. Words relating to the voluntary powers
› 5.9. Possessive relations
›› 5.9.4. Monetary relations
monetary arithmetic —
books, account book, ledger — day book, cash book, pass book — journal — debtor and creditor account, cash account, running account — account current — balance, balance sheet — compte rendu [Fr.], account settled, acquit, assets, expenditure, liabilities, outstanding accounts — profit and loss account, profit and loss statement, receipts.
bookkeeping, accounting, double entry bookkeeping, reckoning.
[person who keeps accounts] accountant, auditor, actuary, bookkeeper, bean counter [Sarc.] — financier etc. 801 — accounting party — chartered accountant, certified accountant — accounting firm, auditing firm.
carry over —
take stock —
make up accounts,
wind up accounts,
cast up accounts —
make accounts square,
bring to book, tax, surcharge and falsify.
audit, field audit — check the books, verify accounts.
falsify an account, garble an account, cook an account, cook the books, doctor an account.
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