the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
the state of inactivity following an interruption;
take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
cause to stop; "Halt the engines"; "Arrest the progress"; "halt the presses"
earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"
acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
indicate or signify; "I'm afraid this spells trouble!"
transfer (electronic data) into a database or document
commodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country
bring in from abroad
having important effects or influence; "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment than security"; "that result is of no consequence"
a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred; "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication"
the message that is intended or expressed or signified; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
an imported person brought from a foreign country; "the lead role was played by an import from Sweden"; "they are descendants of indentured impor
yield as a net profit; "This sale netted me $1 million"
a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects
game equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton
conclusive in a process or progression; "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result"
a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey)
the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
remaining after all deductions; "net profit"
catch with a net; "net a fish"
construct or form a web, as if by weaving
a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
make as a net profit; "The company cleared $1 million"
an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
gather, as of natural products; "harvest the grapes"
get or derive; "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"