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Meaning of "contract work" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONTRACT WORK

contract work  [ˈkɒntrækt wɜːk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONTRACT WORK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Contract work is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONTRACT WORK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of contract work in the English dictionary

The definition of contract work in the dictionary is work specified in a short-term contract, esp as opposed to regular employment.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONTRACT WORK


artwork
ˈɑːtˌwɜːk
bodywork
ˈbɒdɪˌwɜːk
clockwork
ˈklɒkˌwɜːk
coursework
ˈkɔːsˌwɜːk
fieldwork
ˈfiːldˌwɜːk
firework
ˈfaɪəˌwɜːk
framework
ˈfreɪmˌwɜːk
groundwork
ˈɡraʊndˌwɜːk
homework
ˈhəʊmˌwɜːk
housework
ˈhaʊsˌwɜːk
needlework
ˈniːdəlˌwɜːk
network
ˈnɛtˌwɜːk
paperwork
ˈpeɪpəˌwɜːk
patchwork
ˈpætʃˌwɜːk
rework
riːˈwɜːk
teamwork
ˈtiːmˌwɜːk
waxwork
ˈwæksˌwɜːk
wickerwork
ˈwɪkəˌwɜːk
woodwork
ˈwʊdˌwɜːk
work
wɜːk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONTRACT WORK

contract
contract bridge
contract killer
contract killing
contract law
contract of employment
contract of service
contract out
contract price
contractability
contractable
contractedly
contractedness
contractibility
contractible
contractibly
contractile
contractility
contracting party
contraction

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONTRACT WORK

all in a day´s work
at work
charity work
course work
detective work
dirty work
field work
group work
life´s work
maid of all work
manual work
neural network
office work
out of work
outside work
police work
research work
rough work
social work
voluntary work
welfare work

Synonyms and antonyms of contract work in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «contract work» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONTRACT WORK

Find out the translation of contract work to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of contract work from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «contract work» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

合同工作
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

contrato de trabajo
570 millions of speakers

English

contract work
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ठेके का काम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عقد العمل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

трудовой договор
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

contrato de trabalho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চুক্তি কাজ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

les travaux du contrat
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kerja kontrak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Auftragsarbeiten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

請負工事
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

계약 작업
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Karya kontrak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hợp đồng làm việc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒப்பந்த வேலை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

करार कार्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sözleşme işi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lavori
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

praca umowa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

трудовий договір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

contract de muncă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύμβαση εργασίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kontrakwerk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

entreprenadarbete
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kontraktsarbeid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of contract work

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTRACT WORK»

The term «contract work» is regularly used and occupies the 78.027 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTRACT WORK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «contract work» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «contract work» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about contract work

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONTRACT WORK»

Discover the use of contract work in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to contract work and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Freelancing Expertise: Contract Professionals in the New Economy
This is a remarkable contribution to understandings of the new economy.
Debra Osnowitz, 2010
2
Construction Contract Administration
No time extensions or added compensation would be allowed for these delays. SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION Events do occur in construction activities requiring Owners to suspend or terminate contract work, in whole or in part, when they ...
Charles S. Phillips, 1999
3
Building Contract Casebook
For present purposes we are content to accept, without deciding, that clauses 6(3 ) and 6(4) do apply to nominated sub-contract work, although in our view this is not necessarily so. It was common ground that clause 15 does so apply. Even so  ...
Michael Furmston, 2012
4
Powell-Smith and Furmston's Building Contract Casebook
sion which deprived him of a potential right to damages as from the currently fixed date, even in a case where the sub-contract work could be carried out without delaying the actual date of completion at all. This may be so but again we cannot ...
Michael Furmston, 2008
5
Construction Contract Variations
The contract may provide that the impact of varied work on original contract work is compensation through the loss and expense provisions: see section F of this chapter. 68. The same goes for clauses which provide for a change to the rates for ...
Michael Sergeant, Max Wieliczko, 2014
6
Construction Contract Claims, Changes & Dispute Resolution
( 1 ) For contract work performed before the effective date of termination, the total (without duplication of any items) of-- (1) The cost of this work; (ii) The cost of settling and paying termination settlement proposals under terminated subcontracts ...
Paul Levin, 1998
7
AGC Contract Documents Handbook
accordance with the Trade Contract Documents for the Trade Contract Work prior to final payment. Paragraph 10.11 provides that the trade contractor must also provide any special warranties required by the trade contract documents, such as  ...
J. William Ernstrom, Kevin F. Peartree, 2003
8
Biennial Census of Manufactures
The 1937 questionnaire called for data on cost of materials including supplies and containers, fuel, purchased electric energy, and contract work. A separate entry was made for each of these items but they were all added together to arrive at a ...
9
The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
If the contract Is a cost-reimbursement term-form contract under which contract work is authorised by Individual work assignments, the invoice or request for contract financing payment shall Include a summary of amounts claimed against each ...
10
Practical Guide to Contract Labour Regulation & Abolition ...
A copy of the licence shall be displayed prominently at the premises where the contract work is being carried on]. '[10. The license shall, within fifteen days of the commencement and completion of each contract work submit a return to the ...
H.L. Kumar

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONTRACT WORK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term contract work is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Israel's labor federation threatens general strike over contract worker …
“There will be no compromises in the struggle to halt the contract work phenomenon,” the Histadrut chairman added. “Teachers, social workers ... «Haaretz, Jul 15»
2
Robo Pixel Games lines up major release
The software business has already completed contract work for other games companies and released a mobile app for the Android platform ... «Insider Media, Jul 15»
3
FTSE takes dive amid Greece crisis
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
4
Coronation Street set to break the sad news about Deirdre Barlow
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
5
Caitlyn Jenner shares her journey in new blog
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
6
Divorce fight set for court appeal
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
7
Cops for Hire?
Mills agreed, but said he was leery of spreading officers too thin in a small department (the contract work is done voluntarily as overtime but ... «The Journal, Jul 15»
8
Flashback: How Mark Cuban went from beer-stained floors, flat …
... starting a digital-media sales company. Now Schipper does contract work for National Geographic and is semiretired in Santa Barbara, Calif. «Dallas Morning News, Jul 15»
9
Herefordshire Society June 2015 is out now!
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd Class 1 Drivers ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»
10
Disney conjures up Prince Charming film
PAINTERS REQUIRED FOR LONG TERM CONTRACT WORK Experience Essential. Must have CSCS card and be... Mayglothling Waste Ltd ... «Hereford Times, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Contract work [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/contract-work>. Sep 2020 ».
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