count with

count with (one)

To be significant to one. Thank you so much for your kind words—they really count with me.
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count with someone

to be important to someone. Your cooperation really counts with me. All my efforts do not count with her.
See also: count
References in classic literature ?
What a treasure that Dmitri is," added the count with a smile when the young man had departed.
Laura looked at the Count with her dislike for him appearing a little too plainly in her face.