What does contractor mean?

Definitions for contractor
ˈkɒn træk tər, kənˈtræk tərcon·trac·tor

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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

Wiktionary

  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

    Etymology: [L.]

Editors Contribution

  1. contractor

    A business, company, enterprise or organization with a contract to provide commodities, goods, products or services.

    The Contracts Manager did manage the contractor very efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

How to pronounce contractor?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say contractor in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of contractor in a Sentence

  1. Zarine Engineer:

    When I was a young girl, I would sit beside( Joshi) as Mani Contractor patiently listened to the qualms of the residents, some would complain of monkeys entering Dina House through windows, or a fallen tree, and today I am doing the same.

  2. Steve Schooner:

    When you're in the door, when the next opportunity comes in, you have the competitive advantage, the reality is if you are the primary contractor in a certain space, people will turn to you for ideas and opportunities going forward. The growth is potentially unlimited.

  3. The US:

    Two The US service members, one Department of Defense( DoD) civilian and one contractor supporting DoD were killed and three service members were injured while conducting a local engagement in Manbij, Syria, initial reports indicate an explosion caused the casualties, and the incident is under investigation.

  4. Andrew Yang:

    Ninety-four percent of the new jobs created in the US are gig, temporary or contractor jobs at this point, and we still just pretend it's the'70s, where it's like,' You're going to work for a company, you're going to get benefits, you're going to be able to retire, even though we've totally eviscerated any retirement benefits, but somehow you're going to retire, it's going to work out,' young people look up at this and be like,' This does not seem to work.' And we're like,' Oh, it's all right.' It's not all right. We do have to grow up.

  5. Nahashon Muguna:

    We have mobilised a contractor to do the repairs.

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