Übersetzung von “contract” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

contract

noun countablecontract /ˈkɒntrækt/
a written legal agreement between people
contrat masculine

to sign a contract
signer un contrat

She was offered a two-year contract with the company.
On lui a offert un contrat de deux ans avec l'entreprise.

the terms of the contract
les termes du contrat

contract

verbcontract /kənˈtrækt/
intransitive ≠expand; to become smaller
se contracter

The rubber ring will contract in cool water.
La bouée va se contracter dans l'eau froide.
transitive-intransitive to hire sb or be hired to do sth
(s') engager

We contracted to deliver the bricks.
Nous avons été engagés pour livrer les briques.
transitive to get a disease or illness
contracter

to contract malaria
contracter la malaria

(Übersetzung von “contract” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

contract

verb /kənˈtrӕkt/

to make or become smaller, less, shorter, tighter etc

contracter
Metals expand when heated and contract when cooled
‘I am’ is often contracted to ‘I’m’
Muscles contract.

/American ˈkontrakt/ to promise legally in writing

s’engager (par contrat) (à)
They contracted to supply us with cable.

to become infected with (a disease)

contracter
He contracted malaria.

to promise (in marriage).

s’engager
contraction /-ʃən/ noun

an act of contracting

contraction
contraction of metals
contraction of muscles.

a word shortened in speech or spelling

contraction
‘I’m’ is a contraction of ‘I am’.
contractor noun

a person or firm that promises to do work or supply goods at a fixed rate

entrepreneur/-eure
a building contractor.

(Übersetzung von “contract” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)