HyperDic: net

English > 12 senses of the word net:
NOUNartifactnet, internet, cyberspacea computer network consisting of a worldwide / worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
artifactneta trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects
possessionnet, net income, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earningsthe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
artifactneta goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey / hockey)
artifactnetgame equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton
artifactnet, network, mesh, meshing, meshworkan open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
ADJECTIVEallnet, nettremaining after all deductions
allnet, final, lastconclusive in a process or progression
VERBpossessionnet, sack, sack up, clearmake as a net profit
possessionnet, clearyield as a net profit
creationnet, webconstruct or form a web, as if by weaving
contactnet, nettcatch with a net
net > pronunciation
Soundsneh't
Rhymesabet ... yet: 108 rhymes with eht...
English > net: 12 senses > adjective 1
MeaningRemaining after all deductions.
Example"net profit"
Synonymnett
NarrowerclearClear of charges or deductions
take-home(of salary or wages) remaining after all deductions including taxes
OppositegrossBefore any deductions
Spanishneto
Catalannet
English > net: 12 senses > adjective 2
Meaningconclusive in a process or progression.
Example "the net result"
Synonymsfinal, last
Broaderultimatefurthest or highest in degree or order
Spanishextremo, final, último
Catalanfinal, últim
English > net: 12 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA computer network consisting of a worldwide / worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange.
Synonymsinternet, cyberspace
Broadercomputer network(computer science) a network of computers
Spanishciberespacio, internet, Internet
Catalanciberespai, internet, Internet
English > net: 12 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects.
NarrowerbrailA small net used to draw fish into a boat
fishnet, fishing netA net that will enclose fish when it is pulled in
BroadertrapA device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
Spanishred
Catalanxarxa
Verbsnetcatch with a net
English > net: 12 senses > noun 3, possession
MeaningThe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses).
Synonymsnet income, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earnings
Partsshare, portion, part, percentageassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
Narroweraccumulation(finance) profits / profits that are not paid out as dividends but are added to the capital base of the corporation
dividendThat part of the earnings of a corporation that is distributed to its shareholders
earning per shareThe portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock
fast buck, quick buckQuick or easy earnings, "they are traders out to make a fast buck"
filthy lucreshameful profit
gross profit, gross profit margin, margin(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
killing, cleanupA very large profit
markupThe amount added to the cost to determine the asking price
windfall profitprofit that occurs unexpectedly as a consequence of some event not controlled by those who profit / profit from it
BroaderincomeThe financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
Spanishbeneficio, beneficio neto, beneficios, ganancia, ganancias, lucro
Catalanbeneficis, guanys, lucre
Verbsnetyield as a net profit
English > net: 12 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey / hockey).
Categoryfield hockey, hockeyA game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field
soccer, association footballA football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal
NarrowercageThe net that is the goal in ice hockey
Broadergoalgame equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game / game / game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points
Spanisharco, portería
Catalanporteria
English > net: 12 senses > noun 5, artifact
Meaninggame equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton.
Narrowervolleyball netThe high net that separates the two teams and over which the volleyball must pass
Broadergame equipmentequipment or apparatus used in playing a game / game / game
Spanishred
Catalanxarxa
English > net: 12 senses > noun 6, artifact
MeaningAn open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.
Synonymsnetwork, mesh, meshing, meshwork
PartsbackboneThe part of a network / network that connects other networks / networks together
Narrowerchicken wireA galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh
gauze, netting, veilingA net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave
hairnetA small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place
reseauA net or mesh foundation for lace
safety netA large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze
save-allA net hung between ship and pier while loading a ship
snoodAn ornamental net in the shape of a bag that confines a woman's hair
spark arrester, sparkerA wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack
tulleA fine / fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns
wirework, grillworkmesh netting made of wires
Broaderfabric, cloth, material, textileartifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting / crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
Spanishmalla, red
Catalanmalla, xarxa
Verbsnetconstruct or form a web, as if by weaving
English > net: 12 senses > verb 1, possession
Meaningmake as a net profit.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymssack, sack up, clear
Broaderprofit, gain, benefitderive a benefit from
Similar togain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring inearn on some commercial or business transaction
net, clearYield as a net profit
Spanishdespedir, ganar neto, liquidar
English > net: 12 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningYield as a net profit.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"This sale netted me $1 million"
Synonymclear
Broaderyield, pay, bearbring in
Similar tonet, sack, sack up, clearmake as a net profit
Spanishrentar
Nounsnetthe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
English > net: 12 senses > verb 3, creation
MeaningConstruct or form a web, as if by weaving.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymweb
Broaderweave, tissuecreate a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton
Spanishtejer
Nounsnetan open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
nettingcreating nets
English > net: 12 senses > verb 4, contact
Meaningcatch with a net.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"net a fish"
Synonymnett
Broadercatch, grab, take hold oftake hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
Spanishatrapar, coger
Nounsneta trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects

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