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English definition of “fine”


adverb     /faɪn/
B2 in a satisfactory way: "Will a loan of $500 be sufficient ?" "That will suit me fine." It was working fine yesterday .Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
(Definition of fine adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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