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fine verb definition in Types of punishment topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

fine

 verb: Types of punishment topic
[often passive] to make somebody pay money as an official punishment fine somebody (for something/for doing something) She was fined for speeding. Any company found to be breaking these rules will be heavily fined. fine somebody something (for something/for doing something) The company was fined £20 000 for breaching safety regulations. He got fined £200 for parking illegally.

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