fineable

[fahy-nuh-buh l]
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adjective


Nearby words

  1. fine-drawn,
  2. fine-grain,
  3. fine-grained,
  4. fine-tooth comb,
  5. fine-tune,
  6. finely,
  7. fineness,
  8. fineness ratio,
  9. finer,
  10. finery

Related formsfine·a·ble·ness, nounun·fine·a·ble, adjective

finable

or fine·a·ble

[fahy-nuh-buh l]

adjective

subject to a fine; punishable by a fine.

Origin of finable

First recorded in 1475–85; fine2 + -able

Related formsfin·a·ble·ness, nounun·fin·a·ble, adjective

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Examples from the Web for fineable

  • They are fineable who rise before they have set six hours; for then the edge of their stomach is blunted.



British Dictionary definitions for fineable

fineable

adjective

a variant spelling of finable
Derived Formsfineableness, noun

finable

fineable

adjective

liable to a fine
Derived Formsfinableness or fineableness, noun

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