Definition of a fine line in English:
A subtle distinction between two concepts or situations: there’s a fine line between humour and inappropriateness the president has been treading a fine line on immigration
More example sentences
- In Riyadh, the absolute monarchy of Saudi Arabia walks a fine line to maintain power.
- Each of them knows he walks a fine line.
- In the Social Security debate, Democrats are walking a fine line.
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