Synonyms

1. trawl

noun. a long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys).

Synonyms

  • fishing line
  • trawl line
  • trotline
  • spiller

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Rhymes with Trawl 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

2. trawl

noun. a conical fishnet dragged through the water at great depths.

Synonyms

  • fishnet
  • fishing net
  • dragnet

3. trawl

verb. fish with trawlers.

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))

Sentences with trawl-net


1. Noun Phrase
A “discovery trawl” allows visitors to haul a trawl net through the water to discover exotic species like blue crabs, squid and jelly fish.

2. Noun Phrase
The Oceanographic Cruise gives passengers the opportunity to examine the contents of a trawl net and to study the basic chemistry of seawater.

3. Noun Phrase
Trawlers--boats dragging a trawl net--display a green light above a white light, both visible for 360 degrees, called "all-around" lights.

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