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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. contract: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. contract: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. contract: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. contract: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. contract, contract: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. contract: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Contract, contract: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. contract: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Contract: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. contract: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. contract: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. contract: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. contract: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. contract: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. contract: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. contract: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Contract (BDSM), Contract (conflict), Contract (conflicts), Contract (film), Contract (legal), Contract (software), Contract, The Contract (EP), The Contract (film), The Contract, The Contract: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. contract: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Contract: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. contract: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. contract: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Contract, contract (het): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. contract: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. contract: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. contract: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. contract: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. contract: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. contract: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Contract: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  2. Contract: Beginners' Bridge Glossay [home, info]
  3. contract: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (25 matching dictionaries)
  1. Contract: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. contract: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. contract: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Contract: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  5. contract: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  6. contract: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  7. contract: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  8. contract: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  9. Contract: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  10. contract: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  11. Contract: bizterms.net [home, info]
  12. Contract: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  13. Contract: Glossary of Health Care Terms [home, info]
  14. Contract: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  15. Contract: Harvey Financial [home, info]
  16. Contract: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  17. Contract: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  18. contract: Real Estate and Mortgage Glossary [home, info]
  19. CONTRACT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  20. Contract: International Law Dictionary [home, info]
  21. Contract: INSOLVENCY [home, info]
  22. contract: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  23. contract: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  24. contract: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  25. Contract: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. contract: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. contract: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. contract: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. contract: Political [home, info]
  2. Contract: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. CONTRACT: Glossary of Ethical Terms [home, info]
  4. contract: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Contract: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Contract: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  2. contract: Bryological [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Contract: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Contract: Glossary of Agricultural Terms, Programs and Laws [home, info]
  2. CONTRACT: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  3. contract: Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool [home, info]
  4. Contract: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (contract)

noun:  a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid
noun:  a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
noun:  (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make
verb:  enter into a contractual arrangement
verb:  be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
verb:  make smaller ("The heat contracted the woollen garment")
verb:  become smaller or draw together
verb:  engage by written agreement
verb:  make or become more narrow or restricted
verb:  compress or concentrate
verb:  squeeze or press together ("The spasm contracted the muscle")
verb:  reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

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Phrases that include contract:   contract bridge, cost plus contract, severable contract, options contract, management contract, more...

Words similar to contract:   abbreviate, abridge, compact, compress, concentrate, condense, constrict, contracted, contractibility, contractible, contracting, cut, fee, foreshorten, get, narrow, press, reduce, shorten, shrink, more...


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