Significado de "contract" - Diccionario Inglés para Estudiantes

contract

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

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

The wood contracts in dry weather.
DISEASE [ T ] formal

to get a serious disease:

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:

[ + to do sth ] He's been contracted to perform in five shows.

(Definition of “contract verb” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)