adverb \ˈfīn-lē\

Definition of FINELY

:  in a fine manner: as
a :  extremely well :  excellently <plays the hero very finelyNew Yorker>
b :  with close discrimination :  precisely
c :  with delicacy or subtlety :  sensitively <a leader finely attuned to the needs of the people>
d :  minutely <finely ground meal>

First Known Use of FINELY

14th century

Rhymes with FINELY


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