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noun [countable] fine pronunciation in British English /faɪn/
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  1. an amount of money that you have to pay because you have broken the law

    He had to pay a hefty fine.

    I got a £100 fine for speeding.

    Firms could face fines of up to £5,000.

    The court has the right to impose heavy fines (=large fines).

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