The zoo signed the contract because it wanted to borrow Tusko.
Police investigations leaked to the Ukrainian press accuse Aksyonov of past involvement in contract killings.
That info was utilized to determine which company was ultimately awarded the contract.
“The contract with my parents is like this: I can go abroad, but I have to come back for holidays,” he says.
In 2008, he signed a contract with Clear Channel worth $400 million.
Yet I do not say that some one hath not forged such a contract.
The contract, however, seems not to have been carried out by the composer.
This opinion seems in every respect to bear out Lever's own previous convictions, and to sustain the view he took of his contract.
I might give you a thousand for a contract, an' losin' and winnin' mounts when you had a leg up.
Both were signed by both interested parties, then Davy paid Finch fifty dollars on his contract and the meeting adjourned.
early 14c., from Old French contract (Modern French contrat), from Latin contractus "a contract, agreement," from past participle of contrahere "to draw together," metaphorically, "to make a bargain," from com- "together" (see com-) + trahere "to draw" (see tract (n.1)). U.S. underworld sense of "arrangement to kill someone" first recorded 1940.
contract con·tract (kən-trākt', kŏn'trākt')
v. con·tract·ed, con·tract·ing, con·tracts
To reduce in size by drawing together.
To become reduced in size by or as if by being drawn together, as the pupil of the eye.
To acquire or incur by contagion or infection.
A legally binding agreement between two or more parties.