finely

[ fahyn-lee ]
/ ˈfaɪn li /

adverb

in a fine manner; excellently; elegantly; delicately; minutely; nicely; subtly.
in fine particles or pieces: finely chopped onions.

Origin of finely

First recorded in 1275–1325, finely is from the Middle English word fineliche. See fine1, -ly
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finely
/ (ˈfaɪnlɪ) /

adverb

into small pieces; minutely
precisely or subtly
splendidly or delicately
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