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Meaning of "hairnet" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAIRNET

hairnet  [ˈhɛəˌnɛt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAIRNET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hairnet is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAIRNET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

hairnet

Hairnet

A hairnet, or sometimes simply a net or caul, is a small, often elasticised, fine net worn over long hair to hold it in place. It is worn to keep hair contained. A snood is similar but a looser fit and with a much coarser mesh and noticeably thicker yarn.

Definition of hairnet in the English dictionary

The definition of hairnet in the dictionary is any of several kinds of light netting worn over the hair to keep it in place.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAIRNET


alkanet
ˈælkəˌnɛt
botnet
ˈbɒtˌnɛt
burgonet
ˈbɜːɡəˌnɛt
carcanet
ˈkɑːkəˌnɛt
dragnet
ˈdræɡˌnɛt
Ethernet
ˈiːθəˌnɛt
evernet
ˈɛvəˌnɛt
extranet
ˈɛkstrəˌnɛt
falconet
ˈfɔːlkəˌnɛt
fishnet
ˈfɪʃˌnɛt
gillnet
ˈɡɪlˌnɛt
internet
ˈɪntəˌnɛt
intranet
ˈɪntrəˌnɛt
keepnet
ˈkiːpˌnɛt
lansquenet
ˈlænskəˌnɛt
molinet
ˈmɒlɪˌnɛt
solenette
ˈsəʊləˌnɛt
telnet
ˈtɛlˌnɛt
Transnet
ˈtrænzˌnɛt
Usenet
ˈjuːzˌnɛt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAIRNET

hairier
hairiest
hairif
hairiness
hairless
hairlessness
hairlike
hairline
hairline crack
hairline fracture
hairpiece
hairpin
hairpin bend
hairpin curve
hairsplitter
hairsplitting
hairspray
hairspring
hairstreak
hairstyle

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAIRNET

barnet
burnet
cabernet
carnet
cornet
cross-garnet
field cornet
foscarnet
garnet
gurnet
hornet
ice-cream cornet
overnet
salad burnet
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Synonyms and antonyms of hairnet in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hairnet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAIRNET

Find out the translation of hairnet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hairnet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hairnet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

发网
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

redecilla
570 millions of speakers

English

hairnet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बाल के लिये जाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

hairnet
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сетка для волос
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

touca
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্ত্রীলোকের মাথার পরার জাল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

résille
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hairnet
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Haarnetz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヘアネット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

헤어 네트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hairnet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lưới bao tóc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

hairnet
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

केशरचना
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

saç filesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hairnet
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hairnet
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сітка для волосся
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

plasă pentru păr
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hairnet
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hairnet
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hairnet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hårnett
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hairnet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAIRNET»

The term «hairnet» is regularly used and occupies the 76.137 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAIRNET» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hairnet

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAIRNET»

Discover the use of hairnet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hairnet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Don't Get Caught Wearing the Lunch Lady's Hairnet
Kyle, Dusty, and Wilson have had enough with the lunch monitors and their strict regulations, and so decide to show them who really rules the school through a clever scheme designed to expose the women's own infractions.
Todd Strasser, 2001
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Decisions and Orders of the National Labor Relations Board, ...
According to Herrera, he explained his problem and asked Anthony if he needed to wear a hairnet. Anthony had Herrera remove his cap, examined his hair, and said that Herrera did not need to wear a hairnet. Herrera testified that he has ...
National Labor Relations Board (U S )
3
Five Films by Frederick Wiseman
But they didn't have any more material. woman in hairnet: You shoulda made a whole outfit like that. woman in print dress: They didn't have any more material like this. I went all the way to Ford City, and they didn't have it in then. And now, I  ...
Barry Keith Grant, 2006
4
Beyond Alterity: German Encounters with Modern East Asia
Hairnets in Shandong It is quite natural that a hairnet industry also developed in China, since it was the major source of hair. According to Qu Chengmin (pW㸠ス) , who was en- gaged in the business in Chefoo until 1945, hairnet manufacturing  ...
Qinna Shen, Martin Rosenstock, 2014
5
Unseen #1: The Burning
Hairnet scoffed. “Hey, man, Che's not here, okay? They went somewheres else to have the meeting. It's too hot around here, you know?” Too many cops, Buffy mentally translated. Then another guy walked up. He had on a thick woolen cap ...
Nancy Holder, Jeff Mariotte, 2001
6
Slaughterhouse Blues: The Meat and Poultry Industry in North ...
An Anglo yellowhat (supervisor) in his 40s came into the Fab foreman's office about 7:15 A.M . and reported that someone on the floor was not wearing a company-issue hairnet. The worker, a Latina, was wearing a hairnet, but it was not one of ...
Donald Stull, Michael Broadway, 2012
7
Textiles and Clothing, C.1150-c.1450
A similar feature is apparent on a hairnet excavated from a 14th-century deposit in Amsterdam (Vons-Comis 1982, 154) and this suggests that it was a fairly common practice. The most complete hairnet shows that it was made in the round and ...
Elisabeth Crowfoot, Frances Pritchard, Kay Staniland, 2006
8
Handbook of Quality Integrated Circuit Manufacturing
very dependent upon the condition of the hairnet. These hairnets are disposable and should be thrown away after being removed, not reused. In some cases, it may be necessary to pull the hairnet down all the way over the ears, while in ...
Robert Zorich, 1991
9
Greek Gold from Hellenistic Egypt
A Ptolemaic-Roman future should rival a glorious past. The dynastic gods involved were precisely the deities used two hundred years earlier by Ptolemy III to convey almost identical political ambitions. On the Getty hairnet this symbolism was ...
Michael Pfrommer, 2001
10
The Poet-historian Qian Qianyi
The hairnet is indeed a potent historical and cultural symbol of the Ming. It was none but the Founding Emperor of the Ming who introduced the hairnet to his countrymen: One evening, [Ming] Taizu traveled incognito to Changle Temple, where ...
Lawrence C.H Yim, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAIRNET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hairnet is used in the context of the following news items.
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CocoRosie Releases New Song “Heartache City” | mxdwn.com
Other new music from CocoRosie, such as “Hairnet Paradise” and “Big and Black” can be heard in their behind-the-scenes video below. «mxdwn.com, Jul 15»
2
Health inspections: July 10, 2015 - Americus Times Recorder: News
Employees must wear hat/hair net to properly restrain loose hair. Hairnet should be worn with visor. Employees restrained. Corrected on-site. «Americus Times-Recorder, Jul 15»
3
CocoRosie Share New Track "Heartache City (Live)" | News | Pitchfork
The duo has previously shared pieces of new music called "Hairnet Paradise" and "Big and Black" in a behind-the-scenes video of the ... «Pitchfork Media, Jul 15»
4
Ice cream suits her fashion
... subversion: here an image of a cake striated with Missoni zigzags, there a portrait of a Tennessee female pitmaster in hairnet and sweatshirt, ... «Albany Times Union, Jul 15»
5
The Herald kicks off Throwback Thursday historical photos
She donated the uniform and brimmed hairnet to the Franklin County Historical Society in 2013, Deb Barker, Franklin County Historical Society ... «Ottawaherald.com, Jul 15»
6
Fendi facing haute furore at Paris Fashion Week
... running and lipstick smudged the Sergeenko woman peps up her full-length dresses in silk, velvet or mesh with a fur bonnet or chic hairnet. «The Nation, Jul 15»
7
Salvation Army drive to pay for meals during summer donation lag
“Those of us who serve the meals find that it is such a delight,” Christensen said before donning a plastic hairnet and apron so she could dish ... «La Crosse Tribune, Jul 15»
8
2015 Aura Estrada Contest Winner
... her blue cap pulled down over her hairline so you couldn't see her hairnet. The rest of us wore white caps, our long hair coiled up in the back. «Boston Review, Jul 15»
9
Volunteers helping bag rice for those in need
... project,” said Centennial Rotary past President Stephen Weeg, sporting gloves and a hairnet that was part of the food-handling ensemble. «Idaho State Journal, Jul 15»
10
The Headteacher: Raffle cooks up my worst nightmare
I am thoroughly looking forward to wearing my special clothing, which includes a rather stylish hairnet and catering hat. The children will get ... «Pocklington Post, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Hairnet [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hairnet>. Apr 2020 ».
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