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net 1

noun

  • 1 fishermen mending their nets
    fishing net, dragnet, drift net, trawl (net), landing net, gill net, cast net, seine
  • 2 a dress of green net
  • 3 he managed to escape the net
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  • 1 they netted big criminals
    informal nab, collar
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    net 2

    adjective

  • 1 net earnings
    after tax, after deductions, take-home, final
    informal bottom line
    [Antonyms] gross
  • 2 the net result
    final, end, ultimate, closing;
    overall, actual, effective
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  • 1 she netted $50,000
    earn, make, get, gain, obtain, acquire, accumulate, clear, take home, bring in, pocket, realize, be paid
    informal rake in
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    Net 3

    noun

  • 1 their first communication was through the Net
    the Internet, the World Wide Web, the Web
    dated cyberspace, the information superhighway, the infobahn
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