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Net (IPA: /ˈnɛt/)


Net (v. t.)

To make into a net; to make n the style of network; as, to net silk.

Net (v. t.)

To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or wile.

Net (v. t.)

To inclose or cover with a net; as, to net a tree.

Net (v. i.)

To form network or netting; to knit.

Net (a.)

Without spot; pure; shining.

Net (a.)

Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat; as, net wine, etc.

Net (a.)

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.

Net (v. t.)

To produce or gain as clear profit; as, he netted a thousand dollars by the operation.