- of or like nets or net-making
- building nets, as certain spiders
- armed with a net
Origin of retiaryfrom Classical Latin rete, net (see retina) + -ary
Origin of retiaryFrom Latin rēte net
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.