Translation of contratar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1.1 [empleado/obrero] to hire, take on, contract [formal]; [artista/deportista] to sign up; [servicios] to contract ha sido contratado por seis meses he has been hired o/or taken on for six months, he has been given a six-month contract me contrataron para terminarlo I was taken on o hired o contracted to finish it 1.2 [Construcción/Building] [ejecución de una obra] to put … out to contract
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Sherry is produced in an area of chalky soil known as albariza lying between the towns of Puerto de Santa María, Sanlúcar de Barrameda, and Jerez de la Frontera in Cádiz province. It is from Jerez that sherry takes its English name. Sherries, made from grape varieties including Palomino and Pedro Ximénez, are drunk worldwide as an aperitif, and in Spain as an accompaniment to