Meaning : Enter into a contractual arrangement.
Synonyms : undertake
Meaning : Make smaller.
The heat contracted the woollen garment.
Meaning : Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements.
The manuscript must be shortened.
Meaning : A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law.
Meaning : (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make.
Synonyms : declaration
Meaning : A variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid.
Synonyms : contract bridge