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contracted
English - Vietnamese Dictionary
contracted
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Concise Dictionary
kən'træktɪd
adj.
+reduced in size or pulled together
contracts|contracted|contracting'kɒntrækt
noun
+a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
+(contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make
+a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid
verb
+enter into a contractual arrangement
+engage by written agreement
+squeeze or press together
+become smaller or draw together
+be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
+make smaller
+compress or concentrate
+make or become more narrow or restricted
+reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 agreement, understanding, deal, bargain, arrangement, pact, commitment, obligation, compact:
We have just signed a contract to supply office equipment to a new electronics company.
v.
2 engage, agree, promise, covenant, undertake:
Our company contracted to maintain the roads in this area.
3 catch, acquire, get, come down with, develop, become infected with, Brit go down with:
Eunice contracted diphtheria.
4 diminish, shrink, draw together, roll (oneself), narrow, squeeze, constrict, compress, condense, decrease, reduce:
When disturbed, the animal contracts itself into a ball.
5 wrinkle, knit, crease, corrugate, pucker:
His brow contracted into a frown.


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