Definition of 'contractor'

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The contractor started to tear down the house a whole week ahead of schedule. Arthur, Robert THREE IN ONE (2001)The council should be filling in the holes, not a private contractor. Clive Barker GALILEE (2001)She called in a contractor to make the necessary repairs, then turned the space over to a real estate broker for leasing. Lawson, Jonell ROSES ARE FOR THE RICH (2001)

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Translations for 'contractor'

British English: contractor /ˈkɒntræktə; kənˈtræk-/ NOUN
A contractor is a person or company that works for other people or companies.
...a building contractor.
  • American English: contractor
  • Arabic: مُقَاوِل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: empreiteiro
  • Chinese: 承包商
  • Croatian: ugovaratelj
  • Czech: dodavatel
  • Danish: entreprenør
  • Dutch: aannemer
  • European Spanish: contratista
  • Finnish: urakoitsija
  • French: sous-traitant
  • German: Auftragnehmer
  • Greek: ανάδοχος
  • Italian: contraente
  • Japanese: 契約人
  • Korean: 계약자
  • Norwegian: entreprenør
  • Polish: kontrahent
  • European Portuguese: empreiteiro
  • Romanian: contractor
  • Russian: подрядчик
  • Latin American Spanish: contratista
  • Swedish: underleverantör
  • Thai: ผู้ทำสัญญา
  • Turkish: yüklenici
  • Ukrainian: підрядник
  • Vietnamese: nhà thầu


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