What does Contractor mean?

Definitions for Contractorˈkɒn træk tər, kənˈtræk tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Contractor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. contractor(noun)

    someone (a person or firm) who contracts to build things

  2. contractor, declarer(noun)

    the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps

  3. contractor(noun)

    (law) a party to a contract

  4. contractile organ, contractor(noun)

    a bodily organ that contracts


  1. contractor(Noun)

    A person who executes the building or improving of buildings.

  2. contractor(Noun)

    A person or company that performs specific tasks like electrical or plumbing work in construction projects.

  3. contractor(Noun)

    A person or company hired to maintain existing facilities like air conditioning systems, groundskeeping, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contractor(noun)

    one who contracts; one of the parties to a bargain; one who covenants to do anything for another; specifically, one who contracts to perform work on a rather large scale, at a certain price or rate, as in building houses or making a railroad

  2. Origin: [L.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Contractor' in Nouns Frequency: #2199


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Contractor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Contractor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Manuel Benitez:

    It is likely, everything depends on the contractor.

  2. Gunilla Fransson:

    Winning as prime contractor looks unlikely, but I still believe there are other opportunities.

  3. Brandon Garrett:

    Work with a major company is an important contract, and an established contractor isn't going to be independent.

  4. Mark Spellman:

    Upwards of 40 percent of what they do now is non-US business. And that's the highest percentage of any defense contractor.

  5. Manuel Benitez:

    Everything depends on the contractor, what we dont want is to speed this thing up if the result is not up to the quality (required).

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