Definition of do someone fine in English:

do someone fine


  • Suit or be enough for someone.

    ‘So it looks like my theory that an 800 seater would do us fine with plenty of room for people who showed up on the day might have been a little over-optimistic.’
    • ‘I still ‘sleep fast ‘- 5-6 hours, but it seems to do me fine.’’
    • ‘If we finish one place behind the European qualification places it would do me fine.’
    • ‘And yes, I know that the labels don't fit too well but I'm not happy to play games with them; most people know what you mean by pop and classical and that'll do me fine.’
    • ‘I'd rather be sitting on a sun lounger in Cyprus wondering which restaurant to go to for a long boozy lunch, but for now, Monday morning at home will do me fine.’
    • ‘Graham seems to think that a cheap laptop plugged into the holiday camp network will do me fine.’
    • ‘I think you can just bring us a couple glasses of ice water, that'll do us fine.’
    • ‘For that reason I invite members to support the amendment from my colleague that simply changes the date to 5 years hence, which will do us fine.’
    • ‘Ken pulled up in front of what looked like a dingy old hotel, but by this time even though I'd been sleeping in the car I knew that any bed would do me fine.’
    • ‘Quite frankly, any type of legitimacy in this country would do me fine.’