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English definition of “finely”

finely

adverb uk   /ˈfaɪn.li/ us  

finely adverb (THINLY)

B2 into very thin or small pieces: Chop the herbs very finely. Make sure the spices are finely ground.

finely adverb (EXACTLY)

to an exact degree: a finely-tuned engine a finely-executed manoeuvre

finely adverb (EXCELLENTLY)

beautifully: The painting depicts a finely-dressed couple.
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