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Geldstrafe

Substantiv

partial

fine

noun

Comparative law notes

Geldstrafe is more narrow than "fine" (Geldbusse) because it is imposed by the criminal court as a form of criminal penalty.

Definitions of fine

money that is paid as a punishment for not obeying a rule or law

He received a $1,000 fine for failing to file his tax returns.