(US, colloquial) On account of the fact that: because, since.
On-account-of Sentence Examples
The specific name was given on account of the extraordinary swiftness of the animal.
In addition to the thegns there were others who were thegns on account of their birth, and thus thegnhood was partly inherited and partly acquired.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
But on account of experimental errors in weighing and measuring, and through loss of material in the transfer of substances from one vessel to another, such analyses are rarely trustworthy to more than one part in about Soo; so that small changes in weight consequent on the chemical change could not with certainty be proved or disproved.
Albuera is celebrated on account of the victory gained there on the 16th of May 1811 by the British, Portuguese and Spaniards, under Marshal Beresford, over the French army commanded by Marshal Soult.