Definition of contractor in English:


Syllabification: con·trac·tor
Pronunciation: /ˈkänˌtraktər
, ˌkənˈtraktər


A person or company that undertakes a contract to provide materials or labor to perform a service or do a job.
More example sentences
  • Outside contractors could provide the service more cheaply without a reduction in quality.
  • Jill Russell condemned the use of private contractors in providing substandard food.
  • In short, the Government is handing over public works to private contractors.

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