postcrisis

adjective

post·​cri·​sis ˌpōst-ˈkrī-səs How to pronounce postcrisis (audio)
: following a crisis
postcrisis regulations that sought to force banks out of risky investing.Liz Hoffman

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The Senate legislation would relax postcrisis regulatory requirements for small and midsize banks. Siobhan Hughes, WSJ, 8 May 2018 The Senate legislation would relax postcrisis regulatory requirements for small and medium-size banks. Andrew Ackerman, WSJ, 26 Apr. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1893, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of postcrisis was in 1893

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“Postcrisis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postcrisis. Accessed 28 May. 2023.

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