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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contractedadjective

    reduced in size or pulled together

    "the contracted pupils of her eyes"


  1. contractedadjective

    Arranged by contract; established by agreement.

  2. contractedadjective

    Made smaller by contraction.

  3. contractedadjective

    Incurred; acquired.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contracted

    of Contract

  2. Contractedadjective

    drawn together; shrunken; wrinkled; narrow; as, a contracted brow; a contracted noun

  3. Contractedadjective

    narrow; illiberal; selfish; as, a contracted mind; contracted views

  4. Contractedadjective

    bargained for; betrothed; as, a contracted peace

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracted in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of contracted in a Sentence

  1. Jared Woodfill:

    Employment should not be conditioned upon whether you will agree to serve as a human guinea pig, what is shocking is that many of my clients were on the front line treating COVID-positive patients at Houston Methodist Hospital during the height of the pandemic. As a result, many of them contracted COVID-19. As a thank you for their service and sacrifice, Houston Methodist Hospital awards them a pink slip and sentences them to bankruptcy.

  2. Monte Peterson:

    The news is encouraging, but a lot of us on the farm would like to hear some contracted sales that have been placed.

  3. Asuman Lukwago:

    The team has been contracted for a period of 30 days to offer case management at the health facility level.

  4. Gregory Taylor:

    All evidence is indicating that it is likely the individual was infected following exposure in China, we don’t know at this time how the individual contracted the virus.

  5. Public Health Minister Rajata Rajatanavin:

    From two lab tests we can confirm that the MERS virus was found, the first day he came he was checked for the virus. The patient ... contracted the MERS virus.

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