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British English: /nɛt/
American English: /nɛt/

Translation of net in French:


  • 2 (Sport) (in tennis) to come (up) to the net
    (in football)
    in the net
    dans les filets
    to put the ball into (the back of) the net
    mettre la balle dans les filets
  • 6
    also: usu. Net
    Net (m) , Internet (m)

adjective nett

  • 1 (Finance, Business)
    (profit, income, price, weight)
    net of tax
    net après impôt
    terms strictly net
    prix nets
    it weighs 20 kilos net
    cela pèse 20 kilos net
    an income of £30,000 net
    un revenu net de 30 000 livres sterling

transitive verb p prés etc -tt-

  • 1 (Fishing, Hunting)
    prendre [quelque chose] au filet
    (fish, butterfly)
  • 2 (Business, Finance)
    faire un bénéfice de
    (sale, export, deal)
    to net somebody something
    rapporter quelque chose à quelqu'un
  • 4 [figurative] (catch)
    (police) (criminal)
  • 5 (win)
    (sportsman, team) (trophy)


to cast one's net wide

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