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1. mosquito

noun. ['məˈskiːtoʊ'] two-winged insect whose female has a long proboscis to pierce the skin and suck the blood of humans and animals.

Synonyms

  • Culicidae
  • anopheline
  • dipteran
  • yellow-fever mosquito
  • two-winged insects
  • dipteron
  • Aedes albopictus
  • Asian tiger mosquito
  • Culex quinquefasciatus
  • common mosquito
  • gnat
  • Culex pipiens
  • Culex fatigans
  • family Culicidae
  • malarial mosquito
  • dipterous insect
  • Aedes aegypti

Etymology

  • mosquito (Spanish)
  • mosca (Spanish)

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Rhymes with Mosquito Net

  • cabriolet
  • suffragette
  • sobriquet
  • minuet
  • luncheonette
  • laviolette
  • galudet
  • flageolet
  • falconet
  • dancanet
  • clarinet
  • calumet
  • antoinette
  • willamette
  • tagamet
  • statuette
  • slushayete
  • silhouette
  • sextet
  • quintet
  • quartet
  • pinochet
  • nicolette
  • nicolet
  • lorgnette
  • larroquette
  • kitchenette
  • intermet
  • henriette
  • cullinet

Sentences with mosquito-net


1. Noun Phrase
The cot tree can also support your mosquito net high up off of your bed.

2. Noun Phrase
Measure the mattress of your bed to determine how large you will need to make the mosquito netting.

3. Noun Phrase
Unroll a piece of mosquito net fabric that is several inches longer than the length you require.

4. Noun Phrase
A mosquito net is very helpful to protect yourself while you sleep and reduce your exposure to harmful bugs.

2. net

adjective. ['ˈnɛt'] remaining after all deductions.

Synonyms

  • nett
  • take-home

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • unprofitableness
  • good fortune

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. net

noun. ['ˈnɛt'] a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange.

Synonyms

  • cyberspace
  • internet

Antonyms

  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. net

noun. ['ˈnɛt'] a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects.

Synonyms

  • fishing net
  • brail
  • trap

Antonyms

  • join
  • connect
  • attach
  • stay

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. net

verb. ['ˈnɛt'] make as a net profit.

Synonyms

  • earn
  • make
  • realise
  • clear
  • gain
  • pull in
  • bring in
  • profit
  • take in
  • benefit
  • sack up
  • realize

Antonyms

  • immaterial
  • insubstantiality
  • unworldly
  • mental

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. net

adjective. ['ˈnɛt'] conclusive in a process or progression.

Synonyms

  • final
  • ultimate

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose
  • unprofitability

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. net

noun. ['ˈnɛt'] the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses).

Synonyms

  • net profit
  • filthy lucre
  • windfall profit
  • income
  • profit
  • portion
  • part
  • gross profit
  • gross profit margin
  • percentage
  • share
  • earning per share
  • margin
  • markup
  • net income
  • profits
  • cleanup
  • accumulation
  • killing
  • quick buck
  • dividend
  • fast buck
  • lucre

Antonyms

  • flora
  • defense
  • prosecution
  • decrease

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. net

noun. ['ˈnɛt'] a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey).

Synonyms

  • cage

Antonyms

  • losings
  • fauna

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. net

noun. ['ˈnɛt'] an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.

Synonyms

  • meshwork
  • netting
  • veiling
  • sparker
  • backbone
  • reseau
  • cloth
  • network
  • chicken wire
  • snood
  • safety net
  • meshing
  • gauze
  • textile
  • tulle
  • wirework
  • save-all
  • spark arrester
  • mesh
  • grillwork
  • fabric
  • hairnet

Antonyms

  • inside
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. net

verb. ['ˈnɛt'] catch with a net.

Synonyms

  • catch
  • grab
  • nett

Antonyms

  • humorless
  • natural object
  • insulator
  • conductor

Etymology

  • net (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • net (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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