Fiduciary - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɪˈdjuːʃəri|  American pronunciation of the word fiduciary
Brit.  |fɪˈdjuːʃ(ə)ri|  British pronunciation of the word fiduciary

noun

- a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary

adjective

- relating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the holding of something in trust for another)(syn: fiducial)

Examples

it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain

Word forms

noun
singular: fiduciary
plural: fiduciaries
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