1 especially spoken
in a way that is satisfactory or acceptable:
'How's it going?' 'Fine, thanks.'
The dress fitted me fine.
If I had a good job and my boyfriend stayed at home, that'd suit me fine (=be very acceptable to me).
to be satisfactory or acceptable:
'Something very light,' he ordered. 'An omelette will do fine.'
to do something well or in a satisfactory way:
Don't worry, you're doing fine. Keep at it.
to be healthy and well:
'How's your husband?' 'He's doing fine, thank you.'
if you cut something fine, you cut it into very small or very thin pieces [= finely]
to leave yourself only just enough time to do something