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Definitions of fine:
  • noun:   money extracted as a penalty
  • verb:   issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty
    Example: "I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street"
  • adjective:   (of weather) pleasant; not raining, perhaps with the sun shining
    Example: "A fine summer evening"
  • adjective:   minutely precise especially in differences in meaning
    Example: "A fine distinction"
  • adjective:   ; free or impurities; having a high or specified degree of purity
    Example: "Gold 21 carats fine"
  • adjective:   of texture; being small-grained or smooth to the touch or having fine particles
    Example: "Wood with a fine grain"
  • adjective:   superior to the average
    Example: "In fine spirits"
  • adjective:   thin in thickness or diameter
    Example: "A fine film of oil"
  • adjective:   characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment
    Example: "Fine wine"
  • adjective:   being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition
    Example: "Everything's fine"
  • adjective:   being in good health
    Example: "I'm fine, how are you?"
  • adverb:   sentence-initial expression of agreement
  • adverb:   in a delicate manner
    Example: "Finely shaped features"
  • adverb:   in a superior and skilled manner
    Example: "The soldiers were fighting finely"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3297)

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See fine used in context: 100 poetry verses, 74 Shakespeare works, 6 quotations, 8 Mother Goose rhymes, 58 Bible passages, 338 definitions

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