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con·tract·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catching, contractingnoun

    becoming infected

    "catching cold is sometimes unavoidable"; "the contracting of a serious illness can be financially catastrophic"

Wiktionary

  1. contractingadjective

    That is getting smaller.

  2. contractingverb

    present participle of contract

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contracting

    of Contract

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contracting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of contracting in a Sentence

  1. Marc Baum:

    Over 7,000 people a day are contracting HIV … mostly in sub-Saharan Africa, if we can make a dent in that with our technology, it would make an enormous impact.

  2. Samia Suluhu Hassan:

    We have come with face masks because elders are in a group of people who are at higher risk of contracting the prevailing disease, we have found it is important to protect you.

  3. Johnson:

    The round of a passionate man?s life is in contracting debts in his passion which his virtue obliges him to pay. He spends his time in outrage and acknowledgment, injury and reparation.

  4. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee:

    The presidents statements this morning encourage illegal and dangerous acts. He is putting millions of people in danger of contracting COVID-19, his unhinged rantings and calls for people to liberatestates could also lead to violence. Weve seen it before.

  5. Helen Rella:

    Fear of contracting Covid-19 is not an excuse to fail to return to work.

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