Synonyms for fine

Synonyms for (noun) fine

Synonyms: fine, mulct, amercement

Definition: money extracted as a penalty

Similar words: penalty

Definition: a payment required for not fulfilling a contract

Synonyms for (verb) fine

Synonyms: fine, ticket

Definition: issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty

Usage: I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street; Move your car or else you will be ticketed!

Similar words: book

Definition: record a charge in a police register

Usage: The policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man

Synonyms for (adjective) fine

Synonyms: fine

Definition: characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment

Usage: fine wine; looking fine in her Easter suit; a fine gentleman; fine china and crystal; a fine violinist; the fine hand of a master

Similar words: elegant

Definition: refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style

Usage: elegant handwriting; an elegant dark suit; she was elegant to her fingertips; small churches with elegant white spires; an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid


Synonyms: fine

Definition: minutely precise especially in differences in meaning

Usage: a fine distinction

Similar words: precise

Definition: sharply exact or accurate or delimited

Usage: a precise mind; specified a precise amount; arrived at the precise moment


Synonyms: fine

Definition: free from impurities; having a high or specified degree of purity

Usage: gold 21 carats fine

Similar words: pure

Definition: free of extraneous elements of any kind

Usage: pure air and water; pure gold; pure primary colors; the violin's pure and lovely song; pure tones; pure oxygen


Synonyms: o.k., ok, okay, fine, hunky-dory, all right

Definition: being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition

Usage: an all-right movie; the passengers were shaken up but are all right; is everything all right?; everything's fine; things are okay; dinner and the movies had been fine; another minute I'd have been fine

Similar words: satisfactory

Definition: giving satisfaction

Usage: satisfactory living conditions; his grades were satisfactory


Synonyms: fine

Definition: of textures that are smooth to the touch or substances consisting of relatively small particles

Usage: wood with a fine grain; fine powdery snow; fine rain; batiste is a cotton fabric with a fine weave; covered with a fine film of dust

Similar words: close, tight

Definition: of textiles

Usage: a close weave; smooth percale with a very tight weave


Similar words: close-grained, fine-grained

Definition: dense or compact in structure or texture, as a wood composed of small-diameter cells

Usage: close-grained birch; fine-grained rock


Similar words: dustlike

Definition: as fine and powdery as dust


Similar words: floury

Definition: resembling flour in fine powdery texture

Usage: a floury clay


Similar words: nongranular

Definition: not having granules

Usage: clear nongranular cytoplasm


Similar words: fine-grained, powdered, powdery, pulverised, pulverized, small-grained

Definition: consisting of fine particles

Usage: powdered cellulose; powdery snow; pulverized sugar is prepared from granulated sugar by grinding


Similar words: small

Definition: have fine or very small constituent particles

Usage: a small misty rain


Similar words: superfine

Definition: of extremely fine size or texture

Usage: superfine sugar; a superfine file


Synonyms: fine

Definition: thin in thickness or diameter

Usage: a fine film of oil; fine hairs; read the fine print

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint