net

Part of speech: verb

To make into or catch in a net; make or use nets; ensnare.

Part of speech: verb

To earn or yield as clear profit.

Part of speech: adjective

Free and clear after all deductions.

Part of speech: noun

An open fabric, especially one made for the capture of fishes, birds, etc.

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Usage examples "net":

  1. Even now the police are trying to draw their net around him. - "The Box with the Broken Seals", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
  2. Others have been caught in his net too." - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  3. They answered, " No." And he said, " Throw your net over on the right side of the boat and you will catch something." - "The Children's Bible", Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent.