postcrisis

adjective
post·​cri·​sis | \ ˌpōst-ˈkrī-səs How to pronounce postcrisis (audio) \

Definition of postcrisis

: following a crisis postcrisis regulations that sought to force banks out of risky investing.— Liz Hoffman

Examples of postcrisis in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Senate legislation would relax postcrisis regulatory requirements for small and midsize banks. Siobhan Hughes, WSJ, "House Readies Votes on Bank-Deregulation Bill," 8 May 2018 The Senate legislation would relax postcrisis regulatory requirements for small and medium-size banks. Andrew Ackerman, WSJ, "House is Expected to Act on Bank-Deregulatory Bill," 26 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of postcrisis

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Postcrisis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postcrisis. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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