physical vs fiscal : Common Errors in English


  • a  involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
    physical exercise
    physical suffering
    was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance
  • a  relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics
    physical sciences
    physical laws
  • s  having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses
    a physical manifestation
  • s  according with material things or natural laws (other than those peculiar to living matter)
    a reflex response to physical stimuli
  • s  characterized by energetic bodily activity
    a very physical dance performance
  • s  impelled by physical force especially against resistance
    a real cop would get physical
  • s  concerned with material things
    physical properties
    the physical characteristics of the earth
    the physical size of a computer

  • a  involving financial matters
    fiscal responsibility
News & Articles

  • Fiscal Stress Scores
    Broome County is designated as being susceptible to fiscal stress by the state comptroller and that comes as no surprise to County Executive Debbie Preston. Comptroller Thomas Dinapoli tagged Broome County with that designation because of the ratio of it's general fund balance to it's expenditures. Preston says the County's finances are a problem she's tried to tackle since taking office in 2012 ...
    June 18, 2013 - FOX 40 Binghamton
  • FactSet fiscal 3Q net income rises 11 pct
    FactSet Research Systems Inc. said Tuesday that its fiscal third-quarter net income rose 11 percent. The company's adjusted profit matched Wall Street expectations and its outlook for the current period ...
    June 18, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
  • FAA fiscal ’14 budget would keep threatened Mississippi air control towers open
    The Federal Aviation Administration’s budget for fiscal 2014 assumes an end to the federal fiscal sequester and proposes including money to keep open 149 contract air traffic control towers around the country, including five in Mississippi, previously targeted for loss of FAA funding.
    June 18, 2013 - Mississippi Business Journal