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Definition of Fine
Fine Fine, adv.
1. Finely; well; elegantly; fully; delicately; mincingly.
[Obs., Dial., or Colloq.]
2. (Billiards & Pool) In a manner so that the driven ball
strikes the object ball so far to one side as to be
deflected but little, the object ball being driven to one
FineFine Fine (f[imac]n), v. i.
To become fine (in any one of various senses); as, the ale
will fine; the weather fined.
To fine away, down, off, gradually to become fine; to
diminish; to dwindle.
I watched her [the ship] . . . gradually fining down
in the westward until I lost of her hull. --W. C.
Russel. FineFine Fine, v. t. [From Fine, n.]
To impose a pecuniary penalty upon for an offense or breach
of law; to set a fine on by judgment of a court; to punish by
fine; to mulct; as, the trespassers were fined ten dollars. FineFine Fine, n. [OE. fin, L. finis end, also in LL., a final
agreement or concord between the lord and his vassal; a sum
of money paid at the end, so as to make an end of a
transaction, suit, or prosecution; mulct; penalty; cf. OF.
fin end, settlement, F. fin end. See Finish, and cf.
1. End; conclusion; termination; extinction. [Obs.] ``To see
their fatal fine.' --Spenser.
Is this the fine of his fines? --Shak.
2. A sum of money paid as the settlement of a claim, or by
way of terminating a matter in dispute; especially, a
payment of money imposed upon a party as a punishment for
an offense; a mulct.
(a) (Feudal Law) A final agreement concerning lands or
rents between persons, as the lord and his vassal.
(b) (Eng. Law) A sum of money or price paid for obtaining
a benefit, favor, or privilege, as for admission to a
copyhold, or for obtaining or renewing a lease.
Fine for alienation (Feudal Law), a sum of money paid to
the lord by a tenant whenever he had occasion to make over
his land to another. --Burrill.
Fine of lands, a species of conveyance in the form of a
fictitious suit compromised or terminated by the
acknowledgment of the previous owner that such land was
the right of the other party. --Burrill. See Concord,
In fine, in conclusion; by way of termination or summing
up. FineFine Fine, v. t. & i. [OF. finer, F. finir. See Finish, v.
To finish; to cease; or to cause to cease. [Obs.]
Meaning of Fine from wikipedia
- fine may refer
: fine (penalty), financial
punishment. fine of lands
, an obsolete
type of land conveyance
to a new owner
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- a fine is money
to superior authority
, usually governmental
authority, as a punishment
for a crime
or other offence
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- fine chemicals
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