The definition of fiscal is something related to finances or public revenue.adjective
- An example of fiscal is a family budget; a fiscal plan.
- An example of fiscal is a 12-month financial period; a fiscal year.
- An example of fiscal is money generated by giving parking tickets; fiscal revenue.
Fiscal is defined as an official person in some countries.noun
An example of a fiscal is the Crown Office and Procurator Service in Scotland.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- having to do with the public treasury or revenues
- designating or of government policies of spending and taxation designed to maintain economic stability, promote full employment, etc.
Origin: Fr < LL fiscalis < L fiscus, basket of rushes, public chest < IE *bhidh-, pot (> ON bitha, milk jug) < base *bheidh-, to weave, tie
- fiscally adverb
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- Of or relating to government expenditures, revenues, and debt: a fiscal policy of incurring budget deficits to stimulate a weak economy.
- Of or relating to finance or finances.
Origin: French, from Latin fiscālis, from fiscus, money basket, treasury.
- fisˈcal·ly adverb