A structure made of connected strands of metal, fiber, or other flexible/ductile material, with evenly spaced openings between them. The opening or space enclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads enclosing such a space.
With good intentions, often used to reflect positively on a negative outcome or situation.
(legal) Exemption from punishment. Freedom from punishment or retribution; security from any reprisal or injurious consequences of an action, behaviour etc.
An original form or object which is a basis for other forms or objects (particularly manufactured items), or for its generalizations and models. An early sample or model built to test a concept or process.
(manner) In a striking way. (degree) To a remarkable degree or extent.
Methodical and efficient, in a way that would be advantageous to a business or businessperson Earnest and practical without being distracted or enthusiastic
In a merciful manner. thankfully
A bad deal; an unfair price or rate. A theft or robbery.