Define: Stewardship

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Stewardship

Quick Summary of Stewardship

Taking care of resources owned by another person and using those resources to the benefit of that person.

What is the dictionary definition of Stewardship?

Dictionary Definition

  1. The rank or office of a steward.
  2. The act of caring for or improving with time.


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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Stewardship. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 21, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Stewardship. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 21, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.