Usage examples for financial

  1. She was making splendid progress with her fine sewing, and would soon have been independent of any financial aid. – An American Suffragette by Isaac N. Stevens
  2. I felt my way cautiously with the leading financial houses there. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  3. To Charles, however, something of the pride which sustains a great financial house had descended through his mother and, prodigal though he was, he would never borrow money from a friend. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  4. Article 16, paragraph 3, refers to mutual support in the application of financial and economic measures. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  5. A precious volume this, for it was the merchant's private book, which alone contained a true record of the financial state of the firm, all others being made merely for show. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  6. It was, after all, only through politics that he could return successfully to the attack; and financial independence was the needful preliminary to a political career. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  7. For Inglesby was our one great financial figure. – Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man by Marie Conway Oemler
  8. These words all relate to money, receipts, or expenditures. Monetary relates to actual money, coin, currency; as, the monetary system; a monetary transaction is one in which money is transferred. Pecuniary refers to that in which money is involved, but less directly; we speak of one's pecuniary affairs or interests, with no special reference to the handling of cash. Financial applies especially to governmental revenues or expenditures, or to private transactions of considerable moment; we speak of a pecuniary reward, a financial enterprise; we give a needy person pecuniary ( not financial) assistance. It is common to speak of the fiscal rather than the financial year. –  by
  9. I shall no longer consider the financial position of the family. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  10. Once I asked a noted financial authority to tell me all about it in words of one syllable. – If I May by A. A. Milne
  11. Perhaps if they attended better to their own financial affairs, they would be in a better situation to laugh. – The Attache or, Sam Slick in England, Complete by Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  12. Financial worries, change, the thought of returning here. – An Apostate: Nawin of Thais by Steven Sills
  13. In the summer of 1893 occurred the financial panic. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  14. Yet curiously enough this same progress often jarred his expectations and financial security. – Frying Pan Farm by Elizabeth Brown Pryor
  15. It was that gasoline rig that done Billy damage, speakin' financial. – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  16. " If it is a financial matter, I am fortunately-" " Worse!" – The Wicked Marquis by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. He had not said anything about their financial affairs to his comrade yet, and the subject must be mentioned. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  18. B's crop was a financial loss, while A's returned a most satisfactory profit. – Tomato Culture: A Practical Treatise on the Tomato by William Warner Tracy
  19. My financial condition made it a necessity. – The Mystery of Monastery Farm by H. R. Naylor
  20. He was doubtless driven to the stage for financial reasons, you know, and it wouldn't be quite right to bring it up now if he has a desire to suppress the truth. – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon