"contract" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

contract
sustantivo [ˈkɒntrækt]
1. contrato (m)
  • to break one's contract -> incumplir el contrato
  • to be under contract -> estar contratado(a)
  • to enter into a contract -> firmar un contrato
  • to take out a contract on somebody -> contratar a un asesino para matar a alguien (hire assassin)
  • contract killer -> asesino(a) (sustantivo masculino o femenino) a sueldo
verbo transitivo [kənˈtrækt]
2. contraer (illness)
  • to contract debts -> contraer deudas
  • to contract to do something -> firmar un contrato para hacer algo
  • to contract somebody to do something -> contratar a alguien para hacer algo
verbo intransitivo
3. contraerse (shrink)

contract [kon-trakt]
1. Contraer, apretar, estrechar, encoger, plegar; abreviar, compendiar.
2. Contraer algún vicio, hábito o costumbre.
3. Contratar (person/place under contract).
4. Contraer esponsales.
verbo neutro (intransitivo)
5. Contraerse, encogerse (become smaller). (n)
6. Contratar, pactar. (n)
  • To contract with somebody for something -> celebrar un contrato con alguien para algo (enter into an agreement)
va. Contraer (debt, disease, muscle).
sustantivo
1. Contrato, pacto, convención o convenio entre partes (agreement, document).
  • To be under contract to somebody/something -> estar bajo contrato con alguien/algo
  • To put something out to otorgar la contrata de o para algo. To exchange contracts -> suscribir el contrato de compraventa (in UK: on property deal)
  • Contract law -> derecho contractual
  • To sign a firmar o suscribir un contrato -> 2. Esponsales
2. Contra, escritura.
3. To put out a contract on somebody, ponerle precio a la cabeza de alguien (for murder).
  • Contract killer -> asesino a sueldo, sicario
adjetivo
4. Prometido, afianzado.
Contrata (for public works, services).

contract
noun
[ˈkɒntrækt]
1 (document) contrato (m)
contract of employment or service contrato (m) de trabajo
breach of contract incumplimiento (m) de contrato
by contract por contrato
to enter into a contract (with sb) (to do sth/for sth) firmar un contrato (con algn) (para hacer algo/de algo)
to place a contract with dar un contrato a
to sign a contract firmar un contrato
to put work out to contract sacar una obra a contrato
to be under contract to do sth hacer algo bajo contrato
they are under contract to X tienen contrato con X; tienen obligaciones contractuales con X
2
there's a contract out for him le han puesto precio
verb:transitive
[kənˈtrækt]
1 (acquire) [+disease, debt] contraer; [+habit] tomar; adquirir
2 (enter into) [+alliance] entablar; establecer; [+marriage] contraer
3 (Ling) (shorten) contraer
verb:intransitive
[kənˈtrækt]
1 (become smaller) [+metal] contraerse; encogerse
2 [+muscles, face] contraerse
3 (Ling) [+word, phrase] contraerse
4 (Comm)
to contract (with sb) to do sth comprometerse por contrato (con algn) a hacer algo; to contract for contratar
modifier
[ˈkɒntrækt]
contract bridge (n) bridge (m) de contrato
contract date (n) fecha (f) contratada; fecha (f) de contrato
contract killer (n) asesino (m) a sueldo
contract killing (n) asesinato (m) pagado
...a drug-related contract killing
contract price (n) precio (m) contractual; precio (m) contratado
contract work (n) trabajo (m) bajo contrato

Verb Conjugations for "contract" (go to el contrato)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Future
I contract I contracted I will contract
you contract you contracted you will contract
he/she contracts he/she contracted he/she will contract
we contract we contracted we will contract
you contract you contracted you will contract
they contract they contracted they will contract
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