money extracted as a penalty
issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty
"I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street"
"Move your car or else you will be ticketed!"
free from impurities
having a high or specified degree of purity
"gold 21 carats fine"
of textures that are smooth to the touch or substances consisting of relatively small particles
"wood with a fine grain"
"fine powdery snow"
"batiste is a cotton fabric with a fine weave"
"covered with a fine film of dust"
characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment
"looking fine in her Easter suit"
"a fine gentleman"
"fine china and crystal"
"a fine violinist"
"the fine hand of a master"
thin in thickness or diameter
"a fine film of oil"
"read the fine print"
minutely precise especially in differences in meaning
"a fine distinction"
being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition
"an all-right movie"
"the passengers were shaken up but are all right"
"is everything all right?"
"things are okay"
"dinner and the movies had been fine"
"another minute I'd have been fine"
- all right - o.k. - ok - hunky dory
in a delicate manner
"finely shaped features"
"her fine drawn body"
an expression of agreement normally occurring at the beginning of a sentence
- very well - all right - ok