Definition of CONTRACTS

noun : CONTRACTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law ;

  • 2. (

    ) (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make ;

  • 3. (

    ) a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid ;

verb : CONTRACTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 4. (

    ) be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; "He got AIDS"; "She came down with pneumonia"; "She took a chill" ;

  • 5. (

    ) become smaller or draw together; "The fabric shrank"; "The balloon shrank" ;

  • 6. (

    ) make smaller; "The heat contracted the woollen garment" ;

  • 8. (

    ) make or become more narrow or restricted; "The selection was narrowed"; "The road narrowed" ;


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