turn to good account


turn to good account
turn to (good) account turn to one's advantage.
Main Entry: account

English terms dictionary. 2015.

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  • turn to (good) account — turn to one s advantage. → account …   English new terms dictionary

  • turn to good account — index capitalize (seize the chance) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • turn something to account — I turn something to (good) account turn something to one s advantage II turn something to (good) account see account …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn something to good account — turn (something) to (good) account formal : to gain or profit from (something) : to take advantage of (something) Is there a way to turn this situation to good account? • • • Main Entry: ↑account * * * put/turn sth to good acˈcount …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn (something) to good account — turn/use (something) to good account formal to use something to produce good results. She turned her natural curiosity to good account by becoming a detective …   New idioms dictionary

  • use (something) to good account — turn/use (something) to good account formal to use something to produce good results. She turned her natural curiosity to good account by becoming a detective …   New idioms dictionary

  • put something to good account — put/turn sth to good acˈcount f6 idiom (formal) to use sth in a good or helpful way • He turned his artistic talents to good account by becoming a sculptor. Main entry: ↑accountidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • account — ► NOUN 1) a description of an event or experience. 2) a record of financial expenditure and receipts. 3) a service through a bank or similar organization by which funds are held on behalf of a client or goods or services are supplied on credit.… …   English terms dictionary

  • turn to account — ► turn to (good) account turn to one s advantage. Main Entry: ↑account …   English terms dictionary

  • account — noun 1》 a description of an event or experience. 2》 a record of financial expenditure and receipts.     ↘chiefly Brit. a bill for goods or services. 3》 a service through a bank or similar organization by which funds are held on behalf of a client …   English new terms dictionary


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