Meaning of “net” - Learner’s Dictionary

net

noun uk us /net/
MATERIAL [ U ]

material made of crossed threads with holes between them

OBJECT [ C ]

B1 something made with a piece of net, for example for catching fish or insects, or for sports:

a fishing net
the Net

A2 short for the Internet

→ See also safety net

(Definition of “net noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)