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fines

noun
plural of fine

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(Entry 1 of 3)

a sum of money to be paid as a punishment
  • a $50 fine for speeding

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fines

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of fine

Synonyms & Antonyms of fines (Entry 2 of 3)

to establish or apply as a charge or penalty
  • the police will fine you for driving with one headlight out

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fines

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of fine

Synonyms & Antonyms of fines (Entry 3 of 3)

to remove usually visible impurities from
  • the use of egg shells to fine wine

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The first known use of fines was in 1880

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“Fines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fines. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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