balanced balanced  /ˈbæ lənst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being in a state of proper equilibrium

Usage(s):

  1. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole stalled for more arm-twisting time again, one vote short of the two-thirds majority needed to pass the balanced budget amendment.
  2. It remains uncertain whether Senate Republicans will be able to muster enough votes for the two-thirds majority required to pass the balanced budget amendment.
  3. Every level is perfectly paced and balanced and graced with soaring architectural compositions.

News

  1. Armada schools approve balanced budget

    Armada Area Schools Board of Education members unanimously approved a balanced budget for the 2013-2014 school year that includes a full-day kindergarten program.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Armada Times

  2. Town passes balanced budget

    Paradise Town Council passed a balanced general fund budget Tuesday night just barely. After all was said and done the general fund is in the black by $2,788.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Paradise Post

  3. Balanced View on First Horizon - Analyst Blog

    Balanced View on First Horizon - Analyst Blog
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "We worked to build a balanced, common-sense package that ensures quality, affordable coverage and doesn't add a dime to the deficit," said Baucus, borrowing a line from President Barack Obama.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Max Baucus Source: Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Palin said in a statement that she is "thrilled" to be joining Fox, adding, "It's wonderful to be part of a place that so values fair and balanced news."
    on Jan 11, 2010 By: Sarah Palin Source: Washington Post

  3. "I strongly believe Congress needs to listen to a budget which says no tax increase and a budget, because of fiscal discipline, that can be balanced in five years," Bush told reporters after meeting with his Cabinet.
    on Feb 4, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

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