There are 3 main translations of net in Spanish:

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net 1

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

noun

  • 1 countable 1.1 (for fishing, protecting) 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 netshe/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
    also: hairnet
  • 2 countable (Sport) 2.1 (in tennis, volleyball) 2.2 (in soccer, hockey) he put the ball in the back of the net [colloquial]
    metió el balón en (el fondo de) la red [colloquial]
    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 (fabric)
    tela (feminine) de visillos
    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)
    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) the Net
    la Red
    el or la web

transitive verb -tt-

  • 1 1.1 (catch)
    (butterfly) (con red)
    (fish) (con red)
    he's netted himself a good job
    ha conseguido or [colloquial] pescado un buen trabajo
    1.2 (spread net in)
    (river)
    tender las redes en
    Example sentences
    • If you see any one netting the river or killing Pike over 3 kilo then report it.
    • How often I heard the stories of the poachers, pronounced poochers, who netted the river for salmon to the disgust of the rod-men and the local boatmen.
    • In the past I have reported about the illegal netting of lakes and rivers across Ireland.
    1.3 (protect with net)
    (fruit bushes)
    proteger con redes
    Example sentences
    • They might catch the fish or net the bird but not consume it.
    • As we were quite high up from the water we used a landing net with a twelve foot long telescopic handle so that we could safely net any fish that we caught.
    • I netted a beast, all 11 lb 10 oz of it, from the York water at Beningbrough Park last Friday.
  • 2 (Sport) (ball) (in football, hockey)
    meter en la red
    (in basketball)
    (in tennis, volleyball)
    enviar or lanzar contra la red
    (goal)
    Example sentences
    • Gilbert Mushangazhike, the visitors' leading goal scorer, netted twice in the first half, but missed a penalty in the second half.
    • Whilst they are hardly prolific scorers netting only six goals, their defence has done well in only conceding eight goals the least number of goals conceded, a sorry sight when your team cannot find goals.
    • Shanahan already has scored 20 goals after netting only 31 goals and 58 points last season.

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net 2
American English: /nɛt/
British English: /nɛt/

adjective

  • 1 (Business, Finance)
    (income/profit/cost/weight)
    interest is paid net of tax (British English)
    el interés se paga después de haber deducido los impuestos
    Example sentences
    • And it's a big boost to the bottomline with net value addition per person being 10-15 times the amount it is for BPOs.
    • Canary Wharf said its net value per share increased from £5.18 to £6.78 in the year to June.
    • Where 15% UK tax was deducted, the net amount received is liable to Irish tax.
    Example sentences
    • Under the Bill consumers must only be charged on a net weight basis - that is, without any packaging included in the stated weight or price.
    • The enhanced net weight is partly created by the lack of fungal disease in the plants, since less fungal disease means that the plants need less trimming.
    • Additionally, tags will have the manufacturer's name and address, as well as the guarantee on the net weight of the feed contained in the bag.
  • 2 (overall, final)
    (effect/result)
    Example sentences
    • The net effect of these factors is the accumulation of a large foreign debt by the Middle Eastern countries.
    • If the profit of one division increases with a corresponding decrease to another division the net overall effect is the same for the single entity and hence, the shareholders.
    • These improvements might be the net effect of two factors: starting treatment at earlier stages of disease, or better treatment for a given stage.

transitive verb

  • (earn)
    (company/sale)
    he netted $50,000
    se embolsó 50.000 dólares limpios [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • The CA president netted the sum less than a fortnight after the US software company issued a profit warning which sent its share price plummeting.
    • In 1861, the two women had staged a fundraiser that netted the paltry sum of $675.
    • He also netted pension contributions and other perks of €68,000.
    Example sentences
    • They sold a five-storey house in central London overlooking St James's Park for £5.7m in 2004, netting them £3.7m profit.
    • Council chiefs have confirmed the 105-year-old club has approached them to discuss the potential relocation that would net them millions of pounds.
    • Komarnitski earned third place in the annual Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Award, netting him prize money of $3000.

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NET

noun

  • (in US) (no article)
    National Educational Television

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