HyperDic: fiduciary

English > 2 senses of the word fiduciary:
NOUNperson fiduciarya person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary
ADJECTIVEpertfiduciary, fiducialrelating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the holding of something in trust for another)
fiduciary > pronunciation
Soundsfahduw'shiyeh.riy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
English > fiduciary: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the holding of something in trust for another).
Examples
  • "a fiduciary contract"
  • "in a fiduciary capacity"
Synonymfiducial
Spanishfiduciario
Catalanfiduciari
Nounsfiduciarya person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary
trustsomething (as property) held by one party (the trustee) for the benefit of another (the beneficiary)
English > fiduciary: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary.
Example"it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain"
NarroweradministratorThe party appointed by a probate court to distribute the estate of someone who dies without a will or without naming an executor
conservatorsomeone appointed by a court to assume responsibility for the interests of a minor or incompetent person
executorA person appointed by a testator to carry out the terms of the will
liquidator, receiver(law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties
stewardsomeone who manages property or other affairs for someone else
trustee, legal guardianA person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishapoderado, fiduciaria, fiduciario, mandatario
Catalanfiduciari
Adjectivesfiduciaryrelating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the holding of something in trust for another)

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