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Pronunciation: /net/

noun/nombre

  • 1 countable/numerable 1.1 (for fishing, protecting) red (feminine) the net was closing around the gang la red se iba cerrando en torno a la banda to cast one's net wide buscar* en un radio muy amplio we decided to cast our net wider and advertise in the national press decidimos ampliar el radio de nuestra búsqueda y anunciarnos en la prensa nacional to slip through the net she/it slipped through the net se les ( or nos etc) escapó to spread one's net tender* su ( or mi etc) red
    Example sentences
    • He fished with a golden net drawn by cords woven of purple and scarlet threads.
    • A good fisherman weaves his own nets with twine and a needle made of whalebone.
    • The guides had the students assist with the gathering of the mud samples, water samples, and catching fish and other sea animals with a net.
    1.2
    (hairnet)
    redecilla (feminine)
  • 2 countable/numerable [Sport/Deporte] 2.1 (in tennis, volleyball) red (feminine) 2.2 (in soccer, hockey) red (feminine) he put the ball in the back of the net [colloquial/familiar] metió el balón en (el fondo de) la red [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • Unable to find the net in either game, goals remain a problem.
    • Following a run of six successive wins, Paul Simpson's men have taken just one point from their last two matches and failed to find the net in both games.
    • However, they had to wait till late in the game to find the net.
    Example sentences
    • When her kids were growing up, Dale Kephart always had volleyball and badminton nets set up in the backyard.
    • Gone will be the trampolines, table tennis tables and badminton nets that occupy the main auditorium on weekday nights when there is no concert.
    • Before they took it away I suggested putting up two basketball posts and nets with goal posts underneath them like most other areas have but my pleas have fallen on deaf ears.
  • 3 uncountable/no numerable (fabric) tela (feminine) de visillos, voile (masculine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) net stockings medias (feminine plural) de malla
    Example sentences
    • Selecting a modern look, Deepika has chosen mostly chiffons, gossamer net, silk and georgettes for her debut at LIFW.
    • Fabrics are given the technological touch with the use of rubberised velvet and wool, mirrored wool crepe, stretch net, organza and spider beaded georgette.
    • Cut the front stay from a firmly woven cotton blend for light control or from mediumweight, girdle-like power net fabric for firm control.
  • 4 (network) red (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • After someone gives the warning of an enemy in the area, the enemy's location and disposition is then broadcasted over the radio net.
    • And because the call was placed into a patch unit, it allowed us to link that net into other radio nets or telephone lines.
    • What types of radios and nets are we going to communicate with?
    Example sentences
    • Maybe H. Zuckerman, presumably a tough cop, was refusing to give her name so they could look up her vital statistics on various computer nets.
    • In Europe, prosecutors have brought cases against the alleged online attackers suspected of creating networks of compromised computers, known as bot nets.
    • The same could happen with the net - we'll have national nets with firewalls and exorbitant charges.
  • 5 [Computing/Informática] the Net la Red, el or la web

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-tt-)

  • 1 1.1 (catch) [butterfly] cazar* ([ con red ]); [fish] pescar* ([ con red ]) he's netted himself a good job ha conseguido or [colloquial/familiar] pescado un buen trabajo 1.2 (spread net in) [river] tender* las redes en 1.3 (protect with net) [fruit bushes] proteger* con redes
  • 2 [Sport/Deporte] [ball] (in football, hockey) meter en la red; (in basketball) encestar; (in tennis, volleyball) enviar* or lanzar* contra la red; [goal] marcar*

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net2

Pronunciation: /net/

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 [Business/Comercio] [Finance] [income/profit/cost/weight] neto interest is paid net of tax (British English/inglés británico) el interés se paga después de haber deducido los impuestos
  • 2 (overall, final) [effect/result] global

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (earn) [company/sale] producir* he netted $50,000 se embolsó 50.000 dólares limpios [colloquial/familiar]

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NET

noun/nombre

  • (in US) (no article/sin artículo)
    National Educational Television

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