Meaning of fiduciary
Pronunciation: (fi-d'shē-er"ē, -dy'-), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -ar•ies,
- a person to whom property or power is entrusted for the benefit of another.
- of or pertaining to the relation between a fiduciary and his or her principal: a fiduciary capacity; a fiduciary duty.
- of, based on, or in the nature of trust and confidence, as in public affairs: a fiduciary obligation of government employees.
- depending on public confidence for value or currency, as fiat money.
- fiduciary (Thesaurus)