fiscally

fiscally
fiscal fis‧cal [ˈfɪskl] adjective [only before a noun] FINANCE ECONOMICS TAX
connected with government taxes, debts, and spending:

• The fiscal deficit was estimated at $53,800,000 or 3.5% of gross national product.

• The current fiscal crisis is the result of overborrowing by the previous administration.

— fiscally adverb :

• The mayor is proud of helping to keep the city fiscally sound (= well-managed ) during uncertain economic times.

• The President is pro-business and fiscally conservative.

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fiscal UK US /ˈfɪskəl/ adjective
ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT, TAX relating to government finance and taxes: fiscal challenges/ issues/problems »

With the serious fiscal challenges facing the federal government, agencies must maximize their ability to manage and safeguard valuable taxpayers' dollars.

fiscal deficit/surplus »

Overall, the situation looks favourable in terms of the fiscal surplus he has projected.

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The governor said the fiscal crisis couldn't be solved by spending cuts alone, insisting the state needs additional revenue.

mainly US FINANCE relating to money and finances: »

Analysts said yesterday's settlement was unlikely to affect the company's fiscal health.

mainly US ACCOUNTING relating to a period of 12 months, or a part of that period, used by a company to calculate and report its financial information: »

The software company's fiscal third-quarter net income of $1.06 million, or 10 cents a share, fell short of Wall Street's expectations.

fiscal 2010/2011 etc. — Cf. fiscal 2011
fiscally /ˈfɪskəli/ adverb
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It is fiscally irresponsible for us to spend money that we do not have.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • fiscally — adv. Fiscally is used with these adjectives: ↑conservative, ↑irresponsible, ↑prudent, ↑responsible …   Collocations dictionary

  • fiscally — fiscal ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to government revenue, especially taxes. 2) chiefly N. Amer. relating to financial matters. DERIVATIVES fiscally adverb. ORIGIN Latin fiscalis, from fiscus rush basket, purse, treasury …   English terms dictionary

  • fiscally — adverb in financial matters fiscally irresponsible • Syn: ↑in fiscal matters • Derived from adjective: ↑fiscal …   Useful english dictionary

  • fiscally — adverb see fiscal I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fiscally — See fiscal. * * * …   Universalium

  • fiscally — adverb In a fiscal manner; concerning finance …   Wiktionary

  • fiscally — adv. from a financial viewpoint, from a fiscal standpoint …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fiscally — fis·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • fiscally — See: fiscal …   English dictionary

  • fiscal — fiscally, adv. /fis keuhl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the public treasury or revenues: fiscal policies. 2. of or pertaining to financial matters in general. n. 3. (in some countries) a prosecuting attorney. 4. Philately. a revenue stamp. [1530… …   Universalium

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