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fine

 
Adjective fine has 9 senses
  1. fine, good - superior to the average; "in fine spirits"; "a fine student"; "made good grades"; "morale was good"; "had good weather for the parade"
    Antonym: inferior (indirect, via superior)
  2. all right, fine, ok, o.k., okay, hunky-dory - being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition; "an all-right movie"; "the passengers were shaken up but are all right"; "is everything all right?"; "everything's fine"; "things are okay"; "dinner and the movies had been fine"; "another minute I'd have been fine"
    Antonym: unsatisfactory (indirect, via satisfactory)
  3. fine - minutely precise especially in differences in meaning; "a fine distinction"
    Antonym:
    imprecise (indirect, via precise)
  4. fine - of texture; being small-grained or smooth to the touch or having fine particles; "wood with a fine grain"; "fine powdery snow"; "fine rain"; "batiste is a cotton fabric with a fine weave"; "covered with a fine film of dust"
    Antonyms:
    coarse, farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy, sandy, granulated, loose, open
  5. all right, fine - being in good health; "he's feeling all right again"; "I'm fine, how are you?"
    Antonyms: ill, sick (indirect, via well)
  6. fine - thin in thickness or diameter; "a fine film of oil"; "fine hairs"; "read the fine print"
    Antonym:
    thick (indirect, via thin)
  7. fine - characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment; "fine wine"; "looking fine in her Easter suit"; "a fine gentleman"; "fine china and crystal"; "a fine violinist"; "the fine hand of a master"
    Antonym:
    inelegant (indirect, via elegant)
  8. fine, f. - ; free or impurities; having a high or specified degree of purity; "gold 21 carats fine"
    Antonym: impure (indirect, via pure)
  9. fine - (of weather) pleasant; not raining, perhaps with the sun shining; "a fine summer evening"
    Antonym:
    unpleasant (indirect, via pleasant)
Adverbial fine has 3 senses
  1. very well, fine, alright, all right, OK - sentence-initial expression of agreement
  2. finely, fine, delicately, exquisitely - in a delicate manner; "finely shaped features"; "her fine drawn body"
  3. finely, fine - in a superior and skilled manner; "the soldiers were fighting finely"
Noun fine has 1 sense
  1. fine, mulct, amercement - money extracted as a penalty
    --1 is a kind of penalty
    --1 has particulars: library fine
    Derived form: verb fine1
Verb fine has 1 sense
  1. ticket, fine - 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!"
    --1 is one way to book
    Derived form: noun fine1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
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