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We have found multiple words contract. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
contract English (Noun Adjective) (bridge) The declarer's undertaking to win the number of tricks bid with a stated suit as trump.. (informal) An order, usually given to a hired assassin, to kill someone.. (legal) A part of [...](bridge) The declarer's undertaking to win the number of tricks bid with a stated suit as trump.. (informal) An order, usually given to a hired assassin, to kill someone.. (legal) A part of [...]
contract English (Verb) (ambitransitive) To draw together or nearer; to shorten, narrow, or lessen.. (grammar) To shorten by omitting a letter or letters or by reducing two or more vowels or syllables to one.. [...](ambitransitive) To draw together or nearer; to shorten, narrow, or lessen.. (grammar) To shorten by omitting a letter or letters or by reducing two or more vowels or syllables to one.. [...]

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