• Fine Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) End; conclusion; termination; extinction.
  2. (superl.) Not coarse, gross, or heavy
  3. (superl.) (Used ironically.)
  4. (superl.) Not gross; subtile; thin; tenous.
  5. (a.) To make fine; to refine; to purify, to clarify; as, to fine gold.
  6. (superl.) Made of fine materials; light; delicate; as, fine linen or silk.
  7. (n.) A final agreement concerning lands or rents between persons, as the lord and his vassal.
  8. (superl.) Finished; brought to perfection; refined; hence, free from impurity; excellent; superior; elegant; worthy of admiration; accomplished; beautiful.
  9. (superl.) Having (such) a proportion of pure metal in its composition; as, coins nine tenths fine.
  10. (v. t.) To finish; to cease; or to cause to cease.
  11. (n.) 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.
  12. (superl.) Thin; attenuate; keen; as, a fine edge.
  13. (superl.) Nice; delicate; subtle; exquisite; artful; skillful; dexterous.
  14. (a.) To change by fine gradations; as (Naut.), to fine down a ships lines, to diminish her lines gradually.
  15. (superl.) Not coarse; comminuted; in small particles; as, fine sand or flour.
  16. (v. i.) To pay a fine. See Fine, n., 3 (b).
  17. (superl.) Not thick or heavy; slender; filmy; as, a fine thread.
  18. (n.) 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.
  19. (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.
  20. (superl.) Aiming at show or effect; loaded with ornament; overdressed or overdecorated; showy.
  21. (a.) To make finer, or less coarse, as in bulk, texture, etc.; as. to fine the soil.
  22. (v. i.) To become fine (in any one of various senses); as, the ale will fine; the weather fined.
  23. (adv.) Finely; well; elegantly; fully; delicately; mincingly.
  24. (adv.) 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 side.

Amercement, Delicately, Exquisitely, Finely, Good, Mulct, Ticket,

• Fineer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To veneer.
  2. (v. i.) To run in dept by getting goods made up in a way unsuitable for the use of others, and then threatening not to take them except on credit.

• Finestill Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To distill, as spirit from molasses or some saccharine preparation.