Definisi 'contract'
English to English
adjective
1 Contracted; as, a contract verb.
source: webster1913
2 Contracted; affianced; betrothed.
source: webster1913
noun
3 a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
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4 (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make
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5 a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid
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6 The agreement of two or more persons, upon a sufficient consideration or cause, to do, or to abstain from doing, some act; an agreement in which a party undertakes to do, or not to do, a particular thing; a formal bargain; a compact; an interchange of legal rights.
source: webster1913
verb
7 enter into a contractual arrangement
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8 engage by written agreement
Example:
• They signed two new pitchers for the next season
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9 squeeze or press together
Example:
• she compressed her lips
• the spasm contracted the muscle
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10 be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
Example:
• He got AIDS
• She came down with pneumonia
• She took a chill
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11 become smaller or draw together
Example:
• The fabric shrank
• The balloon shrank
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12 make smaller
Example:
• The heat contracted the woollen garment
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13 compress or concentrate
Example:
• Congress condensed the three-year plan into a six-month plan
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14 make or become more narrow or restricted
Example:
• The selection was narrowed
• The road narrowed
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15 reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
Example:
• The manuscript must be shortened
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16 To draw together or nearer; to reduce to a less compass; to shorten, narrow, or lessen; as, to contract one's sphere of action.
source: webster1913
17 To be drawn together so as to be diminished in size or extent; to shrink; to be reduced in compass or in duration; as, iron contracts in cooling; a rope contracts when wet.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
stretch, expand, spread out, contraction, narrowing, narrow, concentration, dilate, elaborate, enlarge, expatiate, narrow down, specialise, specialize, undertake, sign, sign on, sign up, contractual, widen, shrinkage, shrinking, article, clause, loophole, handclasp, handshake, bridge, written agreement, bid, bidding, come down, decrease, change, alter,

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