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  • as infine
  • as infine
  • as inpulverous
  • as inpulverulent

synonyms for fine-spun

  • delicate
  • intelligent
  • obscure
  • pure
  • refined
  • sharp
  • subtle
  • acute
  • clear
  • hairline
  • hairsplitting
  • keen
  • minute
  • nice
  • petty
  • quick
  • sensitive
  • sterling
  • trifling
  • abstruse
  • critical
  • cryptic
  • distinct
  • enigmatic
  • esoteric
  • fastidious
  • precise
  • recondite
  • strict
  • tasteful
  • tenuous
  • unadulterated
  • unpolluted

antonyms for fine-spun

MOST RELEVANT
  • forthright
  • indefinite
  • blunt
  • dull
  • imprecise
  • coarse
  • crude
  • undiscriminating
  • unrefined
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      How to use fine-spun in a sentence

      A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
      HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
      A flash of surprise and pleasure lit the fine eyes of the haughty beauty perched up there on the palace wall.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      His strong legs and his broad, spade-like feet helped to make him a fine swimmer.
      THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
      When the days were fine, Jean in his basket assisted at the dramatic performance in the market-place.
      THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      She opened the door of a square room with large roses on the white wall-paper, and fine old mahogany furniture.
      ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
      Aristide again sought the message of the stars; but the sky was clouded over, and soon a fine rain began to fall.
      THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      Sentence of fine and imprisonment passed upon lord Bacon in the house of peers for bribery.
      THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
      He said something laughingly to the head guide to the effect that climbing was good sport and a fine test for the nerves.
      UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
      Sometimes dumb-bells, compact sheaves of fine needles, and irregular rhizome forms are seen (Fig. 40).
      A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
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      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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