Examples from the Web for fiscal
I would define Rockefeller Republican in the classic sense as a combination of fiscal responsibility and social conscience.
Without those subsidies, the worst-case scenario has Obamacare entering a fiscal death spiral.
A wealthy private equity investor, Orman is a social moderate and fiscal conservative.The Independents Who Could Tip the Senate in November|Linda Killian|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oh, and as a result of the fiscal cliff negotiations in late 2012, tax rates on some people actually rose.
Michelle also advanced an aggressive policy agenda combining accountability with parent choice and fiscal sustainability.
Next in importance to the fiscal laws for the revenue of the Island comes the currency question.Industrial Cuba|Robert P. Porter
To the men who stood responsible for a solution of Chinese fiscal problem it doubtless seemed necessary.Drugging a Nation|Samuel Merwin
They became so angered that he tried to arrest the fiscal, who absented himself, together with many influential persons.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898|Emma Helen Blair
There we found the fiscal, and I have rarely seen so drunk an official.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
Kent was egregiously undertaxed and as a general rule its fiscal sulung will have many real acres.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
British Dictionary definitions for fiscal
- (in some countries) a public prosecutor
- Scot short for procurator fiscal
Word Origin for fiscal
Word Origin and History for fiscal
1560s, "pertaining to public revenue," from Middle French fiscal, from Late Latin fiscalis "of or belonging to the state treasury," from Latin fiscus "treasury," originally "purse, basket made of twigs (in which money was kept)," of unknown origin. The general sense of "financial" (1865, American English) was abstracted from phrases like fiscal calendar, fiscal year. Related: Fiscally.