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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone (a person or firm) who makes a deal to build things; (law) a party to an agreement; The bridge player who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps.

Usage examples (22)
  • Mind you, this certain contractor is called Left for a reason.
  • Much luck with the house -- I hope that your contractor is a good (easy to work with) one!
  • Tom, a general contractor, is having trouble finding work.
  • If your contractor is paying the IMSS, then you don't need to. for more
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