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noun as in penalty in money

verb as in penalize in monetary way

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Violators face up to nine months in jail or as much as $10,000 in fines.

He technically faced as much as a year in jail and thousands of dollars in fines.

Last April, the Memorial Anti-Discrimination Center in St. Petersburg announced its closure under pressure from huge fines.

Besides, the city currently has no real body of oversight for strip clubs that would enforce a system of fines.

Hayes told The Daily Beast the panel discussed the option of hitting clubs with fines for misclassifying workers.

You may put on as many fines as you please, Mr. Judge, but by —— there's a difference between imposing and collecting, I reckon.

This system, which we found in operation in many places, is the means of saving motor drivers from numerous fines.

There were the “swell mobsmen,” the camorristi who dressed faultlessly and mixed with and levied fines on people of highest rank.

Such bank was in fact to enjoy a monopoly of levying the fines which the laws of the country imposed upon swearing.

Also I have written to Tauchnitz announcing I should bear one-half part of his fines and expenses, amounting to 62, 10s.

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On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fines, such as: punishment, reparation, forfeit, amercement, rip, and amends.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.