finespun finespun


  1. (adj) developed with extreme delicacy and subtlety
  2. (adj) developed in excessively fine detail



  1. Even in an age when glittering technique is almost taken for granted, Ogdon's facility for both the finespun and the fantastic is prodigious.
  2. But, as a result of the great sleuth's finespun deductions, Reginald Hicks was hanged by the neck until dead.
  3. Whether a player plays the board or against his opponent becomes a finespun argument in the tens of thousands of chess games that are always in progress by mail.
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