Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the treasury or finances of a government; financial.

Part of speech: noun

A financial secretary.

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Usage examples "fiscal":

  1. I am not going at length into the merits of the fiscal question, except to say that, though it was the only point on which I differed from the bulk of the Unionist Party, it was, unfortunately, the one other matter of policy in which I could not play the good party man and bow my head to the decision of the Party as a whole. - "The Adventure of Living", John St. Loe Strachey.
  2. Towards the conclusion, Olavide exclaimed, Whatever the fiscal may say, I have never lost my faith. - "The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII.", Juan Antonio Llorente.
  3. It is a movement of emancipation, a twofold struggle for freedom- in the sphere of economic theory, for freedom of thought, in the sphere of fiscal policy, for freedom of action. - "Constructive Imperialism", Viscount Milner.