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1. contract

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law.

Synonyms

  • lease
  • collective agreement
  • employment contract
  • bilateral contract
  • charter
  • licensing agreement
  • reserve clause
  • aleatory contract
  • labor agreement
  • sealed instrument
  • quasi contract
  • adhesion contract
  • marriage settlement
  • contract of adhesion
  • small print
  • policy
  • acquisition agreement
  • shipping articles
  • insurance
  • purchase agreement
  • purchase contract
  • marriage contract
  • special contract
  • boilerplate
  • partnership
  • distribution agreement
  • contract under seal
  • cost-plus contract
  • output contract
  • grant
  • indenture
  • labor contract
  • insurance policy
  • conditional contract
  • merger agreement
  • employment agreement
  • articles of agreement
  • arbitration clause
  • gambling contract
  • fine print
  • service contract
  • requirements contract
  • severable contract
  • concession
  • written agreement
  • subcontract
  • sale in gross

Antonyms

  • disenfranchise
  • disagreement
  • inflate
  • accelerate

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Words that Rhyme with Futures Contract

  • counterattacked
  • transact
  • subtract
  • protract
  • overreact
  • inexact
  • extract
  • distract
  • abstract
  • retract
  • reenact
  • medfact
  • diffract
  • detract
  • compact
  • unpacked
  • repacked
  • redact
  • interact
  • intact
  • impact
  • exact
  • attract
  • whacked
  • tracked
  • tracht
  • stacked
  • snacked
  • smacked
  • slacked

Example sentences of the word futures-contract


1. Noun Phrase
A trader who believes the stock market will go up can buy or go long on this futures contract.

2. Noun Phrase
It might cost some money, but not as much as fulfilling the obligations of the futures contract.

3. Noun Phrase
The price quote of a stock index futures contract will closely track the value of the underlying stock index.

4. Noun Phrase
One futures contract controls 44,000 pounds of aluminum and one price tick up or down is worth $22.00.

2. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] enter into a contractual arrangement.

Synonyms

  • specify
  • hire
  • charter
  • undertake
  • qualify
  • condition
  • sign
  • rent
  • assure
  • stipulate
  • promise

Antonyms

  • diverge
  • thicken
  • deflate
  • gain

3. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] engage by written agreement.

Synonyms

  • contract out
  • hire
  • employ
  • sign
  • engage
  • sign up

Antonyms

  • uncastrated
  • attend
  • increased
  • erase

4. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] squeeze or press together.

Synonyms

  • overbear
  • gag
  • strangulate
  • strangle
  • fret
  • constrict
  • squeeze
  • choke
  • scrag
  • astringe
  • compact
  • tighten
  • convulse
  • compress
  • prim
  • press

Antonyms

  • uncut
  • switch on
  • malfunction
  • undiluted

5. contract

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make.

Synonyms

  • bidding
  • bridge
  • declaration

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • strengthen
  • crescendo
  • maximise

6. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness.

Synonyms

  • catch
  • sicken
  • get
  • take

Antonyms

  • escalate
  • disallow
  • abstain
  • integrate

7. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] become smaller or draw together.

Synonyms

  • shrink
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • fall
  • flex

Antonyms

  • stretch
  • expand
  • woman
  • strengthening

8. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] make smaller.

Synonyms

  • shrink
  • reduce
  • purse

Antonyms

  • oxidize
  • oxidise
  • complicate
  • blow up

9. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] reduce in scope while retaining essential elements.

Synonyms

  • lessen
  • foreshorten
  • bowdlerize
  • abbreviate
  • digest
  • bowdlerise
  • castrate
  • expurgate
  • edit
  • decrease
  • concentrate
  • reduce
  • minify
  • cut
  • shorten
  • edit out
  • abridge

Antonyms

  • expand
  • appreciation
  • classification
  • inflation

10. contract

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtrækt, kənˈtrækt'] make or become more narrow or restricted.

Synonyms

  • change
  • narrow
  • taper off

Antonyms

  • widen
  • expansion
  • addition
  • maximization
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