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Synonyms for contractor

someone (a person or firm) who contracts to build things

the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps

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(law) a party to a contract

a bodily organ that contracts

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A political spy, a stock-jobber, a contractor, a man who confiscated in collusion with the syndic of a commune the property of emigres in order to sell them and buy them in, a minister, and a general were all equally engaged in public business.
Oh, Semyon the contractor came the day after you left.
He went straight from the cowhouse to the counting house, and after a little conversation with the bailiff and Semyon the contractor, he went back to the house and straight upstairs to the drawing room.
Lady Tippins next canvasses the Contractor, of five hundred thousand power.
He had found Oom Sam established as a sort of task-master and contractor, and had promptly dismissed him, with the result that the supply of Kru boys was instantly doubled.
But they have not gone up like lime, relatively speaking," replied the contractor.
It is said that the intimacy of this acquaintance began in his habitually resorting to that secret place, to lock-out the Cloisterham boy-populace, and sleep off fumes of liquor: he having ready access to the Cathedral, as contractor for rough repairs.
It was arranged that they should leave the following spring, and meantime Jurgis sold himself to a contractor for a certain time, and tramped nearly four hundred miles from home with a gang of men to work upon a railroad in Smolensk.
A murmur, partly of gratification at Twenty Seven's celestial state of mind, and partly of indignation against the Contractor who had given him any cause of complaint (a note of which was immediately made by Mr.
announced that it has graduated 46 minority contractors in the first Skanska USA Building Construction Management program in conjunction with New York's Medgar Evers College and the New York State Chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors, Inc.
Fixed-price contracts place greater risk on defense contractors to deliver a weapon system at a quoted cost.
The coming Congress may prove the most challenging in recent memory for federal contractors.
At the same time, there are unscrupulous contractors who choose to make your business a game.
When contractors who are otherwise covered by a SoFA have a second job, they may be eligible for the foreign earned income exclusion and FTCs for that employment.
For mining contractors, being a card-carrying trainee of NORCAT is a widely recognized seal of approval in the Canadian mining industry.
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