Fine

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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.
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Ewing didn't see the weather forecast, or maybe she was cutting things fine.
He's got a ride booked for the race before the National and while it's cutting things fine he should be there alright.
Somehow we made it with three minutes to spare breezing in like ultra-relaxed travellers who don't fret about cutting things fine.