Net in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Net

(obsolete) Good, desirable; clean, decent, clear. | Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat. | Remaining after expenses or deductions.

Short Example Sentences for Net

  • 1. The net was only down for the short space of ten seconds. 🔊
  • 2. At once he hung up the mosquito net and went inside. 🔊
  • 3. It took him a moment to realize that this was the mosquito net round his bed. 🔊
  • 4. We must next distinguish between gross profits and net profits. 🔊
  • 5. Pinkie Whiskers jerked him out of the water and put the net under him. 🔊
  • 6. But, trickster as thou art, in thine own net art thou caught. 🔊
  • 7. For narrow streams, a narrow net is used, this being attached to two poles. 🔊
  • 8. Coming out from under the mosquito net he (Yoshi) lit the wick. 🔊
  • 9. I figger on cleanin' up about seven thousand net on the deal. 🔊
  • 10. You see, when one net is busted they--make another. 🔊

How to use Net in Sentences?

  • 1. Over the envelope was spread a net from which a heavy pole was suspended by ropes. 🔊
  • 2. These so far interfere with the working of the net as to allow the birds time to escape. 🔊
  • 3. Just as we were about to abandon the net and make off through the wood, the man spoke. 🔊
  • 4. Hunting about, he found the unfortunate bird caught in a net which some birdcatchers had spread. 🔊
  • 5. In one instance a harvest scene was represented, in another the fish in a net could be discerned. 🔊
  • 6. The pearly haze was withdrawn like a net of gossamer, and the magic city had vanished at a touch. 🔊
  • 7. The net is trailed along the ground by two men, and dropped instantly on the whirr of wings. 🔊
  • 8. Sometimes a bunch of teal, flying down wind, would break right through the net and escape. 🔊
  • 9. The net result is to give a rubber (sheet) which usually vulcanises a little faster than crepe. 🔊
  • 10. In ons kleine vaderland heeft het net eene lengte van meer dan vijf duizend kilometers... 🔊
  • 11. O churchmen beware of the lures of the flesh, The net of the devil has many a mesh! 🔊
  • 12. We hid our net in the "otter" holes, and, under heavy loads, made for home across the meadows. 🔊
  • 13. She'll belong to you, Jack, if she's thirteen hundred net and you get your line aboard first. 🔊
  • 14. It cannot be said that the net results of these observations and hypotheses are of a very definitive character. 🔊
  • 15. Whenever it was our intention to net a dub, we carefully examined every inch of its bottom beforehand. 🔊
  • 16. As there were neither gaps nor gates we found it impossible to net them, and so had to resort to another device. 🔊
  • 17. It weighed loosely in the net as it was lifted, and rolled out on the grassy edge of the well; it was a bone. 🔊
  • 18. Yet, right or wrong, hasn't the war stretched a little the safety net of our democracy? 🔊
  • 19. This shewed me just where the covey lay, and as the light either dazzled or frightened the birds, it was not difficult to clap the net over them. 🔊
  • 20. There was a scattering of pins on the bureau, two gilt hairpins and a black net veil, crumpled into a bunch. 🔊
  • 21. Patricia demurred, feeling suddenly rather small and insignificant in her girlish white net frock among all the glittering costumes about her. 🔊
  • 22. If the birds have been carefully marked down, a narrow net is used; if their roosting-place is uncertain a wider net is better. 🔊
  • 23. The net results of Luther's learning are open to inspection by the world in his numerous works. 🔊
  • 24. Like a huge net the rule of priests was spread over mankind, and all men, with their spiritual and secular interests, were caught in this net. 🔊
  • 25. The man who accompanied us, descended, and soon returned with a pail full of lizards, confined by a similar net over them. 🔊