adjective. ['ˈkɑːntræktəd'] reduced in size or pulled together.
Words that Rhyme with Contracted
Example sentences of the word contracted
1. Verb, past participle
Your glutes and quadriceps are also contracted to keep your legs from sagging or bending.
2. Verb, past tense
Keep your back straight and abdominals contracted throughout the exercise.
Providers that participate believe the broader access to members is worth the contracted rates on services.
Quotes containing the word contracted
1. Literature is a textually transmitted disease, normally contracted in childhood.
- Jane Yolen, Touch Magic: Fantasy, Faerie & Folklore in the Literature of Childhood
2. Death is contagious; it is contracted the moment we are conceived.
- Madeleine L'Engle