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Definition of fine verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[often passive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they fine
he / she / it fines
past simple fined
-ing form fining
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 to make someone pay money as an official punishment fine somebody (for something/for doing something) She was fined for speeding. fine somebody something (for something/for doing something) The company was fined $50,000 for breaching safety regulations.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: fine