[ fis-kuh-lee ]


  1. in a way that involves money or financial matters:

    The hospital's financial reports verify that they are more fiscally sound than they have been in the past.

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Other Words From

  • non·fis·cal·ly adverb
  • qua·si-fis·cal·ly adverb
  • un·fis·cal·ly adverb

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In 2011, he ran for city council as a fiscal conservative for the nonpartisan body and won his race by 285 votes.

For now, strategists say, all eyes on the Street are turning to another fiscal stimulus package to boost the recovery further and any ongoing vaccine news that could signal turning the corner on the coronavirus.

From Fortune

“I think we’ll have a stronger recovery if we can just get at least some more fiscal support,” Powell said on Thursday.

Of course, there’s still a lot more data to come in, markets are fickle and many SaaS companies will report next month, having a fiscal calendar offset by a month from how you and I track the year.

Because there’s no further fiscal relief, we could go back and have another downturn and a loss in GDP.

Healey describes his politics as "libertarian in some aspects, Jacksonian, Jeffersonian, socially liberal, fiscally conservative."

Hell, Deen is even fiscally conservative in his personal life.

Over 60 percent call themselves socially liberal while less than half dub themselves fiscally liberal.

But nothing is less fiscally responsible than refusing to pay our bills.

The political action group aims to bring “fiscally independent women into the political process,” according to its website.

The introduction of fiscally oriented capital controls (as Chile has implemented) is one possibility.

And I want to point out that this proposal is fiscally sound.

And we must ensure that America stands before the world united, strong, at peace, and fiscally sound.


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