pactnoun [ C ]uk /pækt/ us /pækt/
The United States and Canada have signed a free-trade pact.
- a non-aggression pact
- The Nazi-Soviet pact carved up the Baltic states in 1939.
- The leader of the religious sect and 30 of his followers killed themselves in a suicide pact last year.
- They made a pact never to tell anyone about the accident.
- Management have formed a pact with the unions.
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