Fine

(redirected from fineable)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to fineable: finable

Fine

A monetary penalty for an act. For example, one may have to pay $100 if one is caught driving over the speed limit. Fines are imposed instead of or (especially for financial crimes) in addition to prison sentences.
References in periodicals archive ?
CUTLINE: Texting while driving is now a fineable offense for adults.
Portland took a big risk doing that there, that's a fineable thing for the league.
But so far was this from a right to resign that it also made such behavior fineable.
Entering a horse who is not qualified is a fineable offence, with a range of pounds 500-pounds 3,000, an entry point being set at pounds 1,000.