Translation of "contract" - English-Turkish dictionary

contract

verb uk us /kənˈtrækt/
REDUCE [ I, T ]

to become smaller or shorter, or to make something do this

çek(tir)mek, kısal(t)mak, küçül(t)mek
The wood contracts in dry weather.
DISEASE [ T ] formal

to get a serious disease

hastalık kapmak, yakalanmak, bulaşmak
She contracted malaria while living abroad.
AGREEMENT [ I, T ]

to make a legal agreement with someone to do work or to have work done for you

sözleşme/mukavele yapmak, imzalamak
[ + to do sth ] He's been contracted to perform in five shows.

(Translation of “contract verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)