Definitions For Contracting

noun

  • Becoming infected
  • A legal agreement between people, companies, etc.
  • A document on which the words of a contract are written
  • An agreement to kill a person for money

verb

  • To make (something) smaller or shorter
  • To become smaller
  • To become ill with (a disease)

Is Contracting a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
16
Words with Friends
21

The word Contracting is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Contracting in a Sentence

  • The contract requires him to finish work by the end of the year.
  • I tore up the contract.
  • Have you signed the contract yet?
  • She contracted her lips into a frown.
  • The muscle expands and then contracts.
  • The hot metal contracted as it cooled.

Synonyms for Contracting

Antonyms for Contracting

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