Synonyms for net

Synonyms for (noun) net

Synonyms: internet, cyberspace, net

Definition: a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange

Similar words: computer network

Definition: (computer science) a network of computers


Synonyms: net, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork

Definition: an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals

Similar words: fabric, material, cloth, textile

Definition: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

Usage: the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent; woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC; she measured off enough material for a dress


Synonyms: net

Definition: a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects

Similar words: trap

Definition: a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned


Synonyms: net

Definition: game equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton

Similar words: game equipment

Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game


Synonyms: net

Definition: a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey)

Similar words: goal

Definition: game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points


Synonyms: earnings, net, net income, net profit, profit, profits, lucre

Definition: the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)

Similar words: income

Definition: the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

Synonyms for (verb) net

Synonyms: net, nett

Definition: catch with a net

Usage: net a fish

Similar words: catch, take hold of, grab

Definition: take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of

Usage: Catch the ball!; Grab the elevator door!


Synonyms: web, net

Definition: construct or form a web, as if by weaving

Similar words: weave, tissue

Definition: create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton

Usage: tissue textiles


Synonyms: sack, sack up, net, clear

Definition: make as a net profit

Usage: The company cleared $1 million

Similar words: profit, gain, benefit

Definition: derive a benefit from

Usage: She profited from his vast experience


Synonyms: clear, net

Definition: yield as a net profit

Usage: This sale netted me $1 million

Similar words: pay, yield, bear

Definition: bring in

Usage: interest-bearing accounts; How much does this savings certificate pay annually?

Synonyms for (adjective) net

Synonyms: final, net, last

Definition: conclusive in a process or progression

Usage: the final answer; a last resort; the net result

Similar words: ultimate

Definition: furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme

Usage: the ultimate achievement; the ultimate question; man's ultimate destiny; the ultimate insult; one's ultimate goal in life


Synonyms: net, nett

Definition: remaining after all deductions

Usage: net profit

Similar words: clear

Definition: clear of charges or deductions

Usage: a clear profit


Similar words: take-home

Definition: (of salary or wages) remaining after all deductions including taxes