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netting

noun

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a fabric made of strands loosely twisted, knotted, or woven together at regular intervals
  • wore a veil of netting

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netting

verb (1)
present participle of net

Synonyms & Antonyms of netting (Entry 2 of 3)

1 to catch or hold as if in a net
  • the kite was stubbornly netted in the branches of the willow tree

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2 to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • a police sting that netted drug dealers from all parts of the city

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netting

verb (2)
present participle of net

Synonyms & Antonyms of netting (Entry 3 of 3)

to receive after charges and deductions have been made
  • the entrepreneur netted millions on that deal

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The first known use of netting was in 1567

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“Netting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/netting. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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