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Definition of Net


  1. To make into a net; to make n the style of network; as, to net silk.
  2. To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or wile.
  3. To inclose or cover with a net; as, to net a tree.
  4. To form network or netting; to knit.
  5. Without spot; pure; shining.
  6. Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat; as, net wine, etc.
  7. Not including superfluous, incidental, or foreign matter, as boxes, coverings, wraps, etc.; free from charges, deductions, etc; as, net profit; net income; net weight, etc.
  8. To produce or gain as clear profit; as, he netted a thousand dollars by the operation.
More "Net" Quotations

Net Translations

net in Afrikaans is netjies
net in Danish is net
net in Dutch is netto, netto-, net, duidelijk
net in Finnish is netto, verkko
net in German is vernetzen, Netz, Netto, netzartig, Netz
net in Italian is ordito
net in Portuguese is rede
net in Spanish is neto, red