(PUNISHMENT) [noun] [C] - an amount of money that has to be paid as a punishment for not obeying a rule or lawI've paid out fifty pounds in parking fines already this year.The maximum fine for this offence is £1000.The maximum penalty for the offence is a $1000 fine.If found guilty, he faces six months in jail and a heavy fine.
Meaning of FINE in English
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012