How Do You Use Under No Circumstances?

Is it under any circumstance or circumstances?

You can emphasize that something must not or will not happen by saying that it must not or will not happen under any circumstances..

What is the meaning of On no account?

C2. If something must on no account/not on any account be done, it must not be done at any time or for any reason: Employees must on no account make personal phone calls from the office. These records must not on any account be changed.

What’s the meaning of Under no circumstances?

in/under no circumstances used to emphasize that something should never happen or be allowed: Under no circumstances should you lend Paul any money.

What does no circumstances mean?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English under no circumstances (also in no circumstances British English) used to emphasize that something must definitely not happen Under no circumstances are you to go out.

What does by all accounts mean?

all reports availableFrom all reports available, from what everyone is saying. For example, By all accounts the party was a great success, or They spent a fortune on their cruise, according to all accounts. These phrases rely on account in the sense of “a particular report or description of some event.” [ Late 1700s]

What is the meaning of no sooner?

Definition of no sooner than —used to say that something happens immediately after something elseNo sooner had I spoken than he appeared.

How do you use given circumstances?

You add “given the circumstances” to a sentence when there are problems with something that make it difficult. When you’re making a decision about it, you want to consider those problems.

What does under better circumstances mean?

used before or after a statement to show that you have thought about the conditions that affect a situation before making a decision or a statement: Under the circumstances, it seemed better not to tell him about the accident.

What is the meaning of Never?

1. adverb [ADVERB before verb] Never means at no time in the past or at no time in the future.

What is the meaning of At no time?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English at no timeused to say strongly that something never happened or should never happenat no time did/was etc At no time did anyone involved speak to the press.

What does considering the circumstances mean?

: considering everything Given the circumstances, I think we did well.

What means circumstance?

noun. a condition, detail, part, or attribute, with respect to time, place, manner,agent, etc., that accompanies, determines, or modifies a fact or event; a modifying or influencing factor: Do not judge his behavior without considering every circumstance.